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    • Patrick Troy
    • 10.08.13 | 10:05 (IDT)

    Why all the fuss about Jews voting during Yom Kippur . Australian elections are always on a Saturday .Anyone can cast an absentee vote or a postal vote prior to the election date.It should be noted that voting is mandatory in Australia.There's no need for caustic remarks on the matter.

    from the article: Kevin Rudd changes election day, averting conflict with Yom Kippur
    First published 23:51 04.08.13 | Last updated 23:51 04.08.13
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