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Published 10:47 16.10.13

Israeli court rules teen can’t be forced to go to yeshiva

By Eli Ashkenazi

The Haifa District Court overturned a Magistrate's Court ruling that forced a 16-year-old boy to study in a yeshiva as his father demanded, against his will. The court accepted the youth's appeal and ordered that he be allowed to register at a technical school of his choice.