Belgium Won't Ban Kosher Slaughter, Says MinisterBelgium’s Minister for Animal Welfare advises a European Jewish group that kosher slaughter will not be banned in the country.
'Open' SeasonWhat prompts this particular article, says the writer, is not the philosophy of Open Orthodoxy. "What compels me to react is that Open Orthodoxy crossed every line, to the point that they may be endangering the well-being of the Jewish community".
Backlash Continues Against Calls to Ban Kosher Slaughter in UKMuslim and Jewish communities in Britain unite to fend off allegations that ritual slaughter equates 'animal cruelty.'
Deputy British PM Opposes Kosher Slaughter Ban"No government of which I’m part" will ban shechita, says Britain’s Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg.
Britain's Top Vet Calls For Shechita BanBritain may join Poland and Denmark in banning ritual slaughter for 'cruelty,' announces veterinary association president.
"Something is Rotten in the State of Denmark"Shakespeare's words in Hamlet ring true as Denmark bans kosher slaughter, but condoned butchering Jews. Behind the humanitarian mask, there is nothing.
European Commission President Promises to Protect Jews' RightsJose Manuel Barroso, the president of the European Commission (EC), meets European rabbis in wake of latest anti-Semitism.
Rabbi: Kosher Slaughter Ban Not Anti-SemiticCopenhagen rabbi: ban on kosher slaughter is problematic, but false accusations of anti-Semitism won’t help.
Shaked: Kosher Slaughter Ban 'The Height of Hypocrisy'Jewish Home MK Ayelet Shaked attacks Denmark over kosher slaughter ban, notes Danes vetoed Israeli fur ban a few years ago.
Rabbi Lau: We'll Act to Reverse Danish Slaughter BanIsraeli officials react to Denmark’s decision to ban kosher slaughter as of next week. Bennett: "We stand behind the Jewish community."
Joining Bandwagon, Denmark Bans Kosher SlaughterDenmark has joined the growing list of European countries to ban kosher slaughter. The ban is to take effect next week.
Polish Official Calls for End to Ban on Kosher SlaughterPoland's human rights ombudsman says Warsaw should advance legislation to legalize kosher slaughter, as a matter of human rights.
Jews and Muslims Have Joint Beef With Polish BanJews and Muslims cooperate in bringing official complaint to EU against Polish ban on ritual slaughter (shechita).
Polish President: We Hope to Resolve Shechita Issue SoonPresident of Poland, Bronisław Komorowski, says his government was very concerned over the ban on kosher slaughter in his country.
Poland's Top Court to Rule on Kosher Slaughter BanPoland's top court will consider whether Jews and Muslims can perform kosher and halal slaughter despite a recent ban.
Pope to 'Investigate' Polish Ban on Kosher SlaughterPope Francis has ordered an investigation into a Polish ban on the ritual kosher slaughter of animals, says WJC head Ron Lauder.
Polish Minister: Top Court Needs to Rule on Slaughter BanPoland's top court will have to rule whether kosher slaughter can be performed, says Polish Minister Michal Boni.
Polish Minister Promises to Fight Kosher Slaughter BanThe Polish Minister in charge of a committee on solving the kosher slaughter ban says he's prepared to go to the Constitutional Court.
Polish PM to Form Committee to Discuss Kosher SlaughterPolish Prime Minister gives his consent to the establishment of a committee that will find a solution to allow kosher slaughtering.
Europe's Jews Call for Unity Over Polish Shechita BanEuropean Jewish Association calls for united efforts towards reversing the Polish parliament's decision to ban kosher slaughter.
Israel Summons Polish Ambassador Over Shechitah BanPoland's ambassador was summoned to Jerusalem to register a formal protest against that nation’s ban against ritual slaughter (shechitah).
Knesset Speaker Tells Poland: Rethink Shechita BanMK Edelstein: Poland has moral duty to change 'unacceptable decision' on kosher slaughter
Poland Strikes Down Bill to Reinstate Kosher SlaughterPoland's parliament rejects the ritual slaughter of livestock for food, angering the Jewish community as well as farmers and exporters.
Foie Gras Law ‘a Double-Edged Sword,’ Rabbi WarnsMK’s bill on banning delicacy could be used to support European ban on kosher slaughter, French Jewish leader says.
Israel's Chief Rabbi Blasts Geert Wilder in Shechita LetterCan it be that Geert Wilder likes Israel but not Judaism or Jews? His party is trying to make their living in Holland impossible.
EJC Calls on Germany to Condemn Ruling Against CircumcisionThe European Jewish Congress has called on the German government to stand against a regional court decision to criminalize circumcision.
Deal to Ensure Legal Shechita in Holland SignedAn agreement has been signed that will ensure that shechita remains legal in Holland