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September 12, 2012 | 2:21 pm
November 20, 2008 | 3:19 amJERUSALEM (JTA) -- The Jewish Agency Assembly adopted resolutions calling on the Israeli government to establish an independent authority on Jewish conversions and special courts of Jewish law to "allow the conversion process to move forward."
The twin resolutions were adopted by the...