The ruling encourages Bedouin husbands to marry many women and divorce them on paper, while receive assistance for their polygamous families with income supplements intended for the single mothers but in reality going to the spouses.
The initial prosecutions were marked by government conduct that should shock the conscience of anyone who believes in fair play.
Mothers will also have to pay some amount of child support, especially if they earn more than their ex.
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The process of having the therapeutic and/or mediation meetings before being able to file for divorce will take 45 days.
A large part of me was left wondering why his parents didn’t explain what divorce was and why we had to be his introduction to the topic.
The ongoing behavior of withholding the Get is not pious behavior, therefore one can't demand the privileges and services that a pious person requires, demands or expects.
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The husband said that at his old age he wants to live with a woman, “who can make him a cup of tea,” hence the request from the court.
"With the launch of this new historic agreement, we hope to make the lives of newlyweds better and more meaningful, so that if, God forbid, the marriage breaks up, it will be done in a fair and respectful manner.”
Rambam: Regarding a husband who refuses to give a Get: "He is beaten until he says, ‘I agree.’ ”
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The Knesset has passed an amending eliminating the term “single parent family” from the lexicon of the legal system.
We should invite divorced people into our homes for Shabbas and Yom tov.
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Hearing that someone has been divorced nowadays doesn't have the same connotations it used to.
A new initiative will use Jewish law to help “Agunot” women, separated from husbands who refuse to grant them a divorce that would let them re-marry.
Many Jewish women suffer as “agunahs,” unable to re-marry because their husbands refuse them divorces. Four Jews, two of them rabbis, allegedly took the law into their hands and beat husbands until they agreed.
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Men ultimately fall in love with those women who bring out their best qualities.
If the Ketubah would be taken seriously, as an enforceable legal document then there would be fewer agunot, "chained" women awaiting Jewish divorce from their husbands.
Individual therapy can be very helpful as long as the therapist does not turn his or her client against the spouse without hearing their side of it.
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