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    • Charlie
    • 14.03.12 | 11:23 (IST)

    This is not about any principles at all; it is about profit for the restaurant owner. If the additional certificate of the Aguda is worthwhile having, the owner will continue to pay for it and accede to the requests of the Aguda. If his many non-religious and non-Jewish patrons provide enough profit for him, he can simply terminate his contract with the Aguda. This is a free market economy situation. The Jerusalem Rabbinate provide a Kashrut Certificate and will presumably provide a Glatt Kosher certificate if the kashrut terms are complied with.

    from the article: Jerusalem eatery cuts back on female help to meet kashrut restraints
    First published 01:32 14.03.12 | Last updated 01:32 14.03.12
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