Coalition reaches compromise on modified force-feeding bill
New version would allow force-feeding only in cases where a doctor determines there is a clear danger to the prisoner’s life.
Yesh Atid will support a more limited version of the controversial law allowing force-feeding of hunger-striking prisoners, paving the way for the bill’s passage in the Knesset next Monday. Yesh Atid will vote in favor of the proposed law in its second and third readings after a number of changes were agreed to. The party’s most important demand, to delay the implementation of the law for...
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