|| Chief rabbi backs bill penalizing men jailed for refusing divorce
Proposed law, initiated by MK Dov Lipman and supported by chief rabbi, is aimed at recalcitrant husbands.
A new bill, drawn up with the support of Chief Rabbi David Lau, would restrict the rights of men who have been imprisoned for refusing to grant their wives a get (Jewish divorce) in an effort to encourage them to do so.
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