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High Court okays gender-segregated ultra-Orthodox college programs

Ultra-Orthodox young women who are part of the Adva program that aims to train them with skills for the high-tech sector. (Courtesy)
Ultra-Orthodox young women who are part of the Adva program that aims to train them with skills for the high-tech sector. (Courtesy)

The High Court of Justice rejects petitions opposing the segregation of the sexes in university programs for the ultra-Orthodox.

But the court also rules that higher education programs catering to Haredi men cannot discriminate against female lecturers.

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