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  3/19/2014, Adar Bet 17, 5774

New Law Will Throw 'Cattle Rustlers' into Jail


A law that would substantially increase the penalties and punishment for thieves who steal produce and equipment from farms and agricultural facilities passed on its second and third Knesset reading Tuesday night.

The law, sponsored by MK Ayelet Shaked, would allow courts to imprison such thieves for as much as six months.