State has discretion in case the education in question is state-funded - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Philip
    • 17.06.10 | 19:23 (IDT)

    We are talking about state-funded schools and in that case the state has discretion. Private schools may or may not accept students of other religious denominations. Parents sending their children to private schools have a choice. In the public school system, no such choice is provided, especially when we come to a point where the parents wish for their children to be segregated.

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