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Yoram Kaniuk, the author of 'Adam Resurrected' (Adam Ben Kelev), has recently applied to the court of Israel with the request to delete "Jewish" from his ID and in the Population Registry, as it was turned down by the Ministry of Internal Affairs . His request was accepted, mainly due to his appealing petition, in which he explains that the choice of religion should be the free choice of a man. This historical precedent is somehow revolutionary to the state that was established on the religious background..

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