Case Summaries

Originally prepared by Shlomo Katz, Esq.; supplemented by Howard Beigelman; most recent additions courtesy of “The Religion Case Reporter” published by Paradign Publications, Inc., (e-mail: parapub@worldnet.att.net), edited by Martin J. Fisch, Esq.
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SUBJECT DATE OF FIRST CASE
Autopsy 1962
Beards 1976
Bet Din 1857
Bris Milah 1962
Burial (see also autopsy) 1990
Divorce 1954
Education 1994
Employment 1995
Eruv 1989
Gift 1987
Heter ‘Iskah —-
Holidays 1974
Housing / Rental 1998
Jury 1994
Kashrut — Commercial 1916
Kashrut — Libel 1940
Kashrut — Prisons 1975
Ketubah 1926
Mechitza 1875
Menorah 1988
Miscellaneous —-
Prisoners 1987
Rabbis — Employment 1963
Sabbath 1973
Self-Incrimination 1996
Sentencing 1998
Suicide 1992
Synagogues — excluding Mechitza 1893
Tax Issues 1998
Welfare 1973
Witnesses 1972
Yarmulke 1977
Zoning 1998