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  • History’s First

    By Julie G Fax

    March 2, 2000 | 7:00 pm

    Since four women became Jewish history's first yoatzot, or female halachic consultants, a few months ago, they have been flooded with nightly calls with questions regarding everything from the laws of family purity to the ethics of prenatal testing to infertility treatments.