Knesset grants preliminary approval to new Tender Years Clause

Knesset grants preliminary approval to new Tender Years Clause

Knesset grants preliminary approval to bill shortening Tender Years Clause to two years instead of six.Hezki Baruch, 5/17/2017, 3:48 PM
Tender Years Clause causes storm in coalition

Tender Years Clause causes storm in coalition

Two female MKs fight it out in Knesset hallway over which version of Tender Years Clause should pass.Hezki Baruch, 3/6/2017, 2:24 PM
Anti-parent bill retracted

Anti-parent bill retracted

MKs give in to pressure, anti-parent bill gets rewritten; Israel's parents breathe a sigh of relief but divorced dads pay the price.Gil Ronen, 11/28/2016, 2:37 PM
MKs hit over automatic custody rule

MKs hit over automatic custody rule

Bill canceling automatic custody clause struck off Knesset schedule after coalition chairman ignores government decision.Gil Ronen, 6/29/2016, 7:45 PM
Egalitarian child support bill coming up in gov't

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
'Feminist' MKs Vow to Fight Equality in Divorce

'Feminist' MKs Vow to Fight Equality in Divorce

Justice Minister proposes changing Tender Years' Doctrine to prefer mothers over fathers only with children aged 0-2.Gil Ronen, 12/9/2013, 1:54 PM
Israeli Conference to Focus on Battered Men

Israeli Conference to Focus on Battered Men

Men are less likely to report being hit or to obtain treatment, says a domestic abuse expert. First conference on the subject in Israel.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/29/2013, 4:15 AM
Economy Party Fights for Divorced Fathers

Economy Party Fights for Divorced Fathers

Even terrorism can be fought using economics. The new Calcala party is headed by a former Kadima MK and two American brothers.Ben Bresky, 1/13/2013, 8:51 AM
Justice Min. OKs Egalitarian Child Custody Bill

Justice Min. OKs Egalitarian Child Custody Bill

Minister Ne'eman accepts recommendations of committee that calls for abolition of Tender Years Clause. Militant feminists livid.Gil Ronen, 1/19/2012, 8:43 PM