Reform movement petition High Court against Safed rabbi

By JPOST.COM STAFF
December 16, 2010 15:34

The Israeli Reform movement petitioned the High Court on Thursday to instruct the attorney general to charge the chief rabbi on Safed, Rabbi Shmuel Eliahu, with incitement for his religious ruling banning the sale or rental of apartments in the city to Arab Israelis.

The abandonment and lack of public officials' interest in the [racial] incitement and decisive action against is causing the strengthening the winds of a campaign against the Arab population in Israel.


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