Bill proposed against religious coercion of minors

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 23, 2006 07:57

MK Haim Oron (Meretz) was set to propose a bill against those who pressured minors to adopt an orthodox or secular lifestyle. According to the proposal, such actions would be punishable by imprisonment. MKs Moshe Gafni (UTJ) and Amnon Cohen (Shas) blasted the bill, saying there was no room for it among Israel's laws, Israel Radio reported.


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