Top Court Agrees Israel’s Escrow Plan for Asylum Seekers Is ‘Stealing’

State admits employers sometimes deduct 20 percent from salaries but don’t deposit it in the escrow account – meaning they’re essentially taking it from asylum seekers

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A law requiring asylum seekers to deposit part of their salary in an escrow account will only worsen their poverty – and thus the plight of places like south Tel Aviv where many of them live, Supreme Court...