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    • Motic
    • 05.12.07 | 19:46 (IST)

    The Constitution must state in its preamle that Israel is a Jewish state and therefore its basic laws must be understood in the light of Jewish tradition. The English Monarchy is over one thousand years old, yet lacks a written constitution. Israel has the Torah and millenia of legal writing. Does it need a written Constitution as well?

    from the article: MKs debate protection of 'equality' in future constitution
    First published 00:00 05.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 05.12.07
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