Have you heard about this film, “GETT: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem”? This film received decent reviews at the 2014 Cannes Film festival. According to, I believe the Hollywood Reporter: This third instalment in the trilogy on Israeli women by actress Ronit Elkabetz and her brother Shlomi delivers everything a film should: as Ronit said, speaking … Continue reading “ISRAEL: The film “GETT: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem” shows how Israeli divorce laws discriminates against women”
INTERNATIONAL DIVORCE NEWS: Jewish “Get” scandal hits France And you thought this stuff only happened in shady Beth Dins in Brooklyn, New York. It turns out that it happens all over the world. Jewish divorces are not always wholly legal and ethical affairs. Case in point, recently in Paris, a rabbi who was acting as … Continue reading “FRANCE: Orthodox Rabbi Michel Gugenheim caught in Jewish divorce “get” scandal”
JEWISH DIVORCE: By law, both parties have to swear under oath that they will remove any barriers to remarriage in a Jewish divorce or when people subscribing to the Jewish faith divorce.