Woman ordered to pay NIS 200,000 for refusing divorce

15.08.2011                      15.Aw-Elul, 5771                       TuBeAw

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Woman ordered to pay NIS 200,000 for refusing divorce

While disputes over refusals to grant a get are relatively common, most cases involve husbands who deny their wives a divorce.

A judge in the Krayot Family Court ordered a woman on Sunday to pay her husband hefty compensation after she refused to accept a get, a Jewish divorce.
Judge Marina Levy ordered the woman to pay her husband NIS 200,000 in damages compensation: NIS 25,000 for each year she has refused to accept the get….