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  • Rabbinic court bars woman from introducing her children to female partner

    August 26, 2014 | 11:25 am

    A government rabbinic court in Jerusalem issued an order prohibiting a woman from bringing her children to meet her female romantic partner.

    The order came during divorce proceedings between the woman and her husband, according to Israel’s Center for Women’s Justice. The center...

  • Picks for rabbinical judges’ panel riles Israeli women’s groups

    November 23, 2011 | 11:00 am

    Women’s and human rights groups in Israel criticized the Israel Bar Association’s decision not to appoint any women to a committee that appoints rabbinical judges.

    In its selections Tuesday for the Appointments Committee for Rabbinical Judges, the bar association for the first time...

  • To Break the Chains

    By Julie G Fax

    May 25, 2000 | 8:00 pm

    Hollywood met Jerusalem this Mother's Day, when the tennis court at the north Beverly Hills home of bestselling authors Jonathan and Faye Kellerman was transformed into a Tel Aviv rabbinic court hearing the ugly details of a divorce gone awry.

    Three rabbis sat in judgment, 200...