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  11/1/2011, Cheshvan 4, 5772

Knesset to Approve Bill Against Male 'Get' Refusers

The Knesset's Constitution, Law and Justice Committee will debate and presumably approve for final reading Tuesday a bill that would force Rabbinical Courts to discuss sanctions against recalcitrant husbands within 30 days after the court ruled that the husband must sign a divorce decree ('get').