The Jerusalem Post annual conference: 7 Israeli ministers will meet you there!
High Court throws out monthly stipend for over 10,000 non-working haredim
ByJPOST.COM STAFF
May 25, 2014 16:07

The High Court decided to withdraw government stipends to yeshiva students in a ruling on Sunday that declared the income support for some Israeli students a discriminatory practice.

Since 2010, over 10,000 non-working yeshiva students who study full time and have at least three children received NIS 1,000 per month in income support from the government.

The High Court ruling will come into effect next year.

Share this article via
from around the web
Related Content
Breaking news
February 27, 2017
IDF confirms strikes on Hamas in Gaza

By JPOST.COM STAFF

Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 13 - 25
    Beer Sheva
    14 - 22
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 15 - 22
    Jerusalem
    15 - 23
    Haifa
  • 16 - 31
    Elat
    13 - 25
    Tiberias