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Rabbi and UTJ MK Meir Porush and Rabbi and Labor MK Gilad Kariv

Ultra-Orthodox MK compares Reform Jews to pigs

Haredi MKs denounce Labor MK, Reform Rabbi Gilad Kariv amid his appointment to chair Knesset Constitution, Law, Justice Committee • UTJ MK Meir Porush compares Reform Jews to "pigs"

MK Meir Porush handcuffs himself to the Knesset podium, July 22, 2013.

VIDEO: Ultra-Orthodox MK handcuffs himself to podium over Haredi draft

Meir Porush of UTJ among opponents of legislation that would make national service mandatory for Haredi men.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
23/07/2013
Meir Porush (left) with fellow United Torah Judaism MK Moshe Gafni

Haredi fallout

The ultra-Orthodox parties bide their time as they assess the implications of being shunted out of the government coalition

By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
21/05/2013
Yair Lapid makes first speech before Knesset, Feb 11

Lapid blasts haredim in maiden Knesset speech

Finance minister vows to recruit a lot of yeshiva students to IDF service; Knesset rejects 6 no-confidence motions.

By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
22/04/2013
Rabbi Aharon Leib Shteinman

Coalition deal worries haredi leadership

Haredim fear what coalition deal will bring; secularist group accuses Lapid of abandoning promises on religion and state.

Peres meets with Rabbis

Rabbis meet with Peres

Request two days to reach a compromise in Emmanuel, lament religious tension.

Supreme Court President Dorit Beinisch

High Court: Income guarantees to kollel students unlawful

Beinisch determines law does not allow for a distinction between kollel students and students enrolled at other institutions; Porush slams move.

By JONAH MANDEL
15/06/2010
DELAYS IN building a reinforced emergency room for

Eda Haredit calls on public to protest Barzilai decision

Badatz follows Atra Kadisha's stance that graves might be Jewish; UTJ to convene on issue.

By JONAH MANDEL
13/04/2010
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Elyashiv slams court’s ‘insufferable decree’ on school

High Court of Justice rules segregated school operating in contempt of court.

By JONAH MANDEL
11/04/2010
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