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Tag: Rav Shmuel Miller
September 11, 2013 | 1:59 pm
August 23, 2007 | 8:00 pmIt must have been quite a scene in that little courthouse in Jerusalem. Rav Qapah, a Yemenite Jew who sat on the Jerusalem Beit Din (court of law), was hearing a case involving a commercial dispute between a Jew and an Arab.
At one point, the beit din heard testimony from an Arab...