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

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

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 take heat defending 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

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

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 Domestic Violence 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, Against Terror

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 Ministry 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