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    • j10
    • 22.03.13 | 08:46 (IST)

    there is no balance between liberty and identity. anyone who has had the bad luck to be in a rabbinical court finds a chaotic circus with no due process no rules of evidence no decorum no respect for peoples rights and purported judges with a 5th grade level education in anything but gemara. it is a travesty that a modern so called democracy forces its citizens into this kafkaesque zoo to deal with their most intimate legal relationships. it hurts women and children and makes Judaism into a laughingstock. G-d help us.

    from the article: High Court: Rabbinical Court not authorized to address post-divorce matters
    First published 01:30 22.03.13 | Last updated 01:30 22.03.13
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