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  • Two restaurants drop RCC after Doheny scandal

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    May 22, 2013 | 2:55 pm

    Less than two months after a private investigator videotaped the owner of Doheny Glatt Kosher Meat Market allegedly bringing unsupervised animal products into his store, two local kosher restaurants have dropped the Rabbinical Council of California (RCC) as their glatt kosher...

  • Rubashkin Revenge: Ethical Certificates at Center of Dispute

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    July 25, 2012 | 4:24 pm

    About eight months ago, when Katsuji Tanabe agreed to display the Tav HaYosher certificate in the window of his one-year-old restaurant on Pico Boulevard, the head chef and owner of Mexikosher knew that the “ethical seal,” issued by the Modern Orthodox social justice organization...

  • Dutch withdraw bill banning ritual slaughter

    December 14, 2011 | 11:05 am

    A bill to ban ritual slaughter was withdrawn by the Dutch Senate days before a scheduled vote.

    Animal Rights Party leader Marianne Thieme withdrew the bill late Tuesday after a majority of senators expressed their objection to the ban on kosher slaughter, or shechitah. The measure...

  • New Zealand schechitah ban to go to court

    November 18, 2010 | 11:29 am

    The case against New Zealand’s ban on kosher animal slaughter will be heard in the High Court in Wellington later this month.

    New Zealand Jewish Council President Stephen Goodman said the case on Nov. 29 would be watched closely around the Jewish world.

    “We believe that this...

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  • Washington, D. C.: Progress on both sides of the aisle

    By Rabbi Steven Z. Leder

    February 1, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    The partisan atmosphere surrounding the president's State of the Union address will only get nastier as we approach the 2008 presidential race. So now might be the best time to take a moment and reflect on the greater good that is served by Jewish activism in all political parties....
  • Supervising Life

    By Gaby Wenig

    February 6, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    Two women shared a room in a major Israeli hospital some years ago, both awaiting the insemination portion of in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment. One of the women, "Mrs. Cohen," was undergoing the procedure under the supervision of a mashgiach [religious supervisor] from Machon...

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