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    • Joe
    • 06.01.11 | 13:29 (IST)

    If buses on 'Haredi routes' are responding to the demand for separate seating, then there can be no objection as long as there is no coercion. Assault is a criminal matter and once it is clear that this applies on buses as elsewhere the situation will resolve itself. I recall as a youngster being asked in Temple Har Sinai in Baltimore to take off my yamulka! That was religious coercion.

    from the article: High Court: Gender segregation legal on Israeli buses - but only with passenger consent
    First published 11:25 06.01.11 | Last updated 11:25 06.01.11
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