The headlines were somewhat bombastic – as they often are. They claimed that the court – that is, Israel’s High Court – dismantled the authority of Israel’s official conversion body. Last week, the court decided that a conversion by a private Orthodox rabbinical court should be...
Tag: Israel High Court
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A judiciary committee has concluded that Israeli settlements in the West Bank are in fact legal. The West Bank, the committee believes, is not occupied territory and therefore Israel has the legal right to settle it. Is it a legally viable conclusion? One would find it hard...
October 17, 2011 | 11:41 am