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  11/21/2013, Kislev 18, 5774

Charges Withdrawn in Beit Shemesh Spitting Case


A prosecutor announced, Wednesday, that charges had been voluntarily withdrawn in the case of a hareidi-religious man who was accused of spitting on someone in Beit Shemesh, west of Jerusalem, in an incident which sparked a wave of anti-hareidi news coverage.

The hareidi community welcomed the decision.