Judge: Secular father can drive kids on Shabbat

05.06.2012                      15.Siwan. 5772

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Judge: Secular father can drive kids on Shabbat

Family court rejects Orthodox mother's claim in custody case.

A secular man separated from his Orthodox wife is not required to maintain a religious lifestyle while the couple's children are at his home, the Haifa Family Court ruled on Monday. In her ruling, Judge Esperanza Alon threw out a clause of the couple's custody agreement that required the father not to drive his children on Saturday, one of the days they stay with him….