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  11/27/2003, Kislev 2, 5764

Signs at Bus Stops Request Compliance with Jewish Law

(IsraelNN.com) Signs have been posted at 120 bus stops in hareidi (ultra-Orthodox) areas of the capital requesting bus passengers sit in accordance to halacha -- Jewish law, seeking to promote separate seating on bus lines in the Sabbath observant areas.

The signs were installed by the Egged Bus Company in cooperation with requests from hareidi activist organizations.