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London judge jails husband who withheld Jewish divorce from his wife

London judge sentences Jewish real estate mogul to 18 months in jail, after refusing to grant her a Jewish divorce document.

UK judge jails husband who withheld Jewish divorce from his wife

New law to sanction divorce refusers

Ministerial Committee for Legislation approves bill to increase sanctions on divorce refusers.

New law to sanction divorce refusers

Changes to UK bill would make it easier to punish husbands who refuse Jewish divorce

Changes to UK domestic abuse bill will make it easier to punish Jewish husbands who refuse to grant wives traditional 'get' divorce document

UK bill would punish husbands who refuse Jewish divorce

Debunking a feminist propaganda article II

Arbitrary divorce on demand cannot be made compatible with authentic, halakhic Judaism. Opinion

Debunking a feminist propaganda article II

Israel to bar entry to divorce-refusers

Men who refuse to grant their wives divorces will be barred from entering Israel, following passage of new law.

Israel to bar entry to divorce-refusers

Rabbi Igra's solution to get refusal

Rabbinical Court Chief Rabbi Eliezer Igra addresses issue of divorce refusal in the Bar Association's Eilat conference.

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Divorce refuser who headed drug cartel located, arrested

Refuser in Israel grants wife divorce to wife in US through head of Tel Aviv Rabbinical Court.

Divorce refuser who headed drug cartel located, arrested

Sanctions for get refusers to be increased

The Knesset approved a law implementing additional sanctions against men who refuse to grant wives a get (halakhic divorce).

Sanctions for get refusers to be increased

Five years in prison for divorce-refusing husband

Supreme Rabbinical Court orders 5 year jail term for husband refusing to divorce his wife, gives him 10 days to reconsider.

Five years in prison for divorce-refusing husband

Couple cannot leave due to ‘Gett refuser’ son

Father of 'divorce refuser,' Oded Gaz, sentenced to 30-day imprisonment after son stops appearing in Court hearing.

Couple cannot leave Israel due to ‘Gett refuser’ son

Watch: Divorce Refuser Thrown Out of Synagogue

Members of an organization helping 'chained women' follow rabbinic ruling against man who has refused to free his wife for 18 years.

Watch: 'Abusive' Get-Refuser Thrown Out of Synagogueplayer

Divorce Refuser Extradited From US Gives Divorce

Man who fled to US leaving his wife an aguna and brought back in first of its kind extradition frees wife with divorce.

Divorce Refuser Extradited From US Gives Divorce

US Extradites Divorce Refuser To Israel

Bnei Brak man charged of serious crimes who fled to US, leaving his wife an agunah, brought back in first extradition of its kind.

US Extradites Divorce Refuser To Israel

'Bill of Rights of a Jewish Wife'

Rabbi Mendel Epstein says he is disturbed by the number of women who suffer from the "system" of divorce in the Orthodox community.

American Rabbi Authors 'The Bill of Rights of a Jewish Wife'

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.

Israeli Domestic Violence Conference to Focus on Battered Men

9% Rise in Jewish Divorce Requests in 2012

88,000 divorce files opened in Rabbinical Courts in 2012, up from less than 81,000 in 2011.

9% Rise in Jewish Divorce Requests in 2012

NU's New #2: I'll Lead Fight for Family Values

Rabbi Eliyahu Ben-Dahan, #2 on the National Union's Knesset list, says fathers are targeted by false complaints.

NU's New #2: I'll Lead Fight for Family Values

Knesset to OK Bill Against Male 'Get' Refusers

Bill would force Rabbinical Courts to discuss sanctions against recalcitrant husbands 30 days after 'get' was ordered.

Knesset to Approve Bill Against Male 'Get' Refusers

Documentary on Father's Rights Causes Change

False claims of child abuse, sexual molestation or domestic violence by wives are being debated in the Knesset due to this film.

Documentary on Father's Rights Causes Changeplayer