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US Extradites Divorce Refuser To Israel

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.Ari Yashar, 01/01/2014 09:53
MK Tells Fellow Feminists: Equality Costs

MK Tells Fellow Feminists: Equality Costs

Dep. Min. Gila Gamliel was shocked to find feminist MKs oppose equality when it comes to custody in divorce.Arutz Sheva staff, 25/12/2013 17:36
Judge Overrules Jewish Mother,OKs Child's Baptism

Judge Overrules Jewish Mother,OKs Child's Baptism

A British judge has allowed a 10-year-old Jewish child to convert to Christianity against her Jewish mother’s wishes. Rachel Hirshfeld , 05/08/2012 10:26
Documentary on Father's Rights Causes Change

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. Jacob Kahn, 26/08/2011 16:19
Bill Nixes Divorced Dads’ Rights

Bill Nixes Divorced Dads’ Rights

A new bill being advanced in the Knesset would allow divorcing mothers to deprive husbands of any rights in public housing.INN Staff, 15/06/2011 14:52
'Get' Refusal Bill Faces Vote

'Get' Refusal Bill Faces Vote

A bill calling for sanctions against Jewish husbands who abandon their wives without giving a bill of divorce has been submitted to Knesset.Chana Ya'ar, 22/05/2011 17:23
Internat'l 'Chained Woman' Day

Internat'l 'Chained Woman' Day

Today marks Int’l Agunah Day, raising awareness for women whose husbands refuse to grant them a Jewish divorce. And men whose wives refuse…?Hillel Fendel, 17/03/2011 16:48
Recalcitrant US Husband Detained

Recalcitrant US Husband Detained

A rabbinic court in Tel Aviv has forced a recalcitrant American Jewish husband to face a hearing in Israel.Maayana Miskin, 25/11/2010 12:36
Family Court Too Harsh on Men?

Family Court Too Harsh on Men?

Panel of judges overturns Family Court ruling distancing a husband from home, making it obligatory to balance versions of both spouses.Gil Ronen, 06/05/2010 20:01
Courts 'Unchain' 162 Women

Courts 'Unchain' 162 Women

Rabbinical Courts succeed in procuring divorces for 162 "chained" women in 2009.Hillel Fendel, 27/01/2010 14:22
Searching for that Real Love

Searching for that Real Love

, 07/06/2009 00:00