High Court Orders State to Explain Ongoing Aid to Yeshiva Students, Despite Tal Law Expiration

Court modified the criteria for aid after an August petition demanded the halting of stipends to 54,000 yeshiva students who can no longer postpone IDF service since the law ran out; petitioners argue that new criteria aimed at maintaining status quo.

The High Court of Justice Tuesday gave the state 45 days to explain why it shouldn't halt financial support for tens of thousands of yeshiva students...