A shot across the bow: The High Court’s ruling on haredi subsidies

06.02.2014                      06.Adar I.5774

Wehrdienst:

A shot across the bow: The High Court’s ruling on haredi subsidies

Of the haredim who could be drafted, who number as many as 50,000, only around 3,000 are impacted, and only by a reduction of around $70 a month.

Most of the reactions and coverage of the High Court of Justice’s ruling on Tuesday on withholding stipends for some haredi (ultra-Orthodox) draft-dodgers completely misunderstand the ruling….