New Knesset Bill on Shabbat Business Closures Could Reignite Storm

Knesset committee to weigh in on law calling for grocery stores, malls to close, and making it a civil offense to stipulate Saturday openings in contracts.

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Discussion in the Knesset on a new bill has the potential to reignite conflicts over the possible closure of supermarkets and other businesses on Shabbat. The Ministerial Committee for Legislation was...