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    • Sherlock Holmes
    • 27.06.10 | 12:06 (IDT)

    I thought this was a Beth Jacob elementary or primary school. Now it's grown into a seminary? The laws of tzeniut don't necessarily apply to girls under the age of nine which is why the issue seemed a bit artificial. If it were a seminary for post-high school girls obviously the full rules of modesty would apply. The key issue is taking public money and then rejecting the law of the land.

    from the article: Immanuel parents: In Israel today, it's the rabbis who decide - not the courts
    First published 11:38 27.06.10 | Last updated 11:38 27.06.10
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