Israeli Rabbinical Court Rejects Conversion by Bnei Brak's Most Important ultra-Orthodox Court

Panel says conversions by the state rabbinical courts are preferred.

The Netanya Rabbinical Court recently rejected a request by a woman to have her conversion recognized, even though it had been conducted by the Bnei Brak Rabbinical Court of Rabbi Nissim Karelitz, which is considered one of the most respected rabbinical courts in the ultra-Orthodox world.