The Road to Civil Marriage Runs Through Divorce

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In Israel, even Jewish couples who were married outside of the country can only be granted a divorce by the Rabbinate. Thus, same-sex couples who wish to separate find themselves in a legal lacuna. When Roy Koritschoner says he’s divorced, “People ask straightaway, ‘You were married? To a woman?’ I reply, ‘No, to a man’ […]