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Legal Information: Religious

Jewish Get Law (Divorce Law)

Updated : 
March 12, 2010

Can a woman bring a friend or advocate for support to the “beit din” to get the “get”?

Yes, a woman can bring a friend or advocate to the beit din for support. Also, if a woman is afraid to attend the beit din because of domestic abuse, she can refuse to attend and have an agent for her husband deliver the sefer k’ritot to her.