For the first time: Female get refuser imprisoned

A woman refusing a get (Jewish divorce document) from her husband was arrested and imprisoned on Sunday after failing to show up to hearings on the divorce case for four years, marking the first time a female get refuser has been imprisoned, according to Ynet.

The Supreme Rabbinical Court, headed by Chief Rabbi David Lau, decided to issue the order for her arrest after the woman's continued failure to cooperate in the case proceedings.

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