Daily Jewce: Orthodox Convert Lawsuit, Satisfied Israelis, Madoff’s Tiny Bottles, Burt Bacharach, And More

In the news today: An Orthodox advocacy group files a lawsuit on behalf of converts, a lot of Israelis are pretty okay with their country, some interesting Madoff items up for auction, and more. Read More

By / May 12, 2011
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  • An Orthodox advocacy group has filed a lawsuit in Israel’s Supreme Court, demanding that the Interior Ministry recognize Orthodox conversions performed abroad for the purposes of aliyah.
  • If you’re interested, Bernie Madoff’s minibar bottle collection is up for auction.
  • Today is the birthday of songwriter Burt Bacharach, and yes, he’s a Jew.