New child support law advances

New law requiring child support to be based on parental income advances in Knesset.Hezki Baruch, 12/28/2016, 10:05 AM

Egalitarian child support bill coming up in gov't

Bill would put an end to the current legal situation for couples, in which Jewish men shoulder all child support.Gil Ronen, 2/4/2016, 10:50 PM

Rabbinate child support ruling is 'a revolution in divorce law'

Prominent divorce attorney: complete equality between men and women in child support is just a matter of time.Attorney Yossi Hershkowitz, 12/7/2015, 10:24 AM

MKs propose egalitarian child support bill

MKs Kisch and Shasha-Biton propose revolutionary bill that will have some women paying child support to men.Gil Ronen, 11/30/2015, 1:53 PM

Dad Raises Kids But Has to Pay Mom Anyway

Only in Israel? Family court in Ramat Gan forces father to pay ex-wife child support even though kids live with him.Orli Harari, Gil Ronen, 8/3/2015, 1:42 PM

Somali-American Man Joins Jihad to Escape Child Support

Secular Muslim reportedly flees Minneapolis to escape paying $700 per month to two ex-wives, only to be killed.Tova Dvorin, 5/22/2015, 12:36 PM

MK Blasts Livni's 'Disgusting Incitement' against Divorced Dads

MK Feiglin demands explanations from Justice Minister over 'delusional' and 'terribly insensitive' campaign against divorced fathers.Gil Ronen , 6/23/2014, 9:26 AM

Dads: Child Support in Israel among OECD's Highest

Only Swiss divorced fathers pay more than Israeli ones, say fathers' activists. Egalitarian reform is opposed by women's groups.Gil Ronen, 12/16/2013, 8:11 AM

'Precedent': Father Won't Pay Child Support

The divorced couple's three sons are under the father's custody, two girls are with the mother.Gil Ronen, 11/17/2013, 4:59 PM

Child Support Ruling is ‘Very Good News for Divorced Fathers’

Judge makes unprecedented ruling freeing father from all child support obligations due to joint custody, salary gap.Maayana Miskin, 8/25/2013, 12:55 PM

Lapid Proud of ‘Historic’ Child Benefits Cut

‘We’re moving from benefits culture to work culture,’ Finance Minister boasts as child benefits are slashed.Maayana Miskin, 8/18/2013, 1:47 PM

It’s Official: Child Benefits to be Cut

Parents to children will see a cut in monthly income as the government votes to scale back child payments.Maayana Miskin, 7/30/2013, 12:46 PM

‘Lapid Taking Food from Children’s Plates’

MKs condemn, ridicule planned cut to child benefits.Maayana Miskin, 6/30/2013, 2:45 PM