Rabbinical Court drops Emmanuel case after Laloum snub

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June 21, 2010 15:02

 
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The likelihood of a breakthrough in the Emmanuel case seemed meager on Monday afternoon as negotiations fell through for an agreement between the Hassidic parents and a foundation that strives for equality between Ashkenazim and Sephardim in the haredi school system.

Each side blamed the other for the failure of the talks, with the Rabbinical Court that had called for integration canceling a hearing on the matter after Yoav Laloum, the man who originally sued the school, failed to drop his case with the High Court as he was asked to do.

Laloum told Israel Radio that the deal fell the through because the parents from Emmanuel refused to sign the arbitration deal.

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