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New York City Sues Orthodox Shops Over Dress Codes
Originally Posted: 03/01/2013 - 1:33pm | Type: Blog

The New York City Commissionon Human Rights is suing ultra-Orthodox Jewish business owners in Brooklyn because they posted signs calling on customers to dress modestly in their stores. ...

U.S. State Dept to American Tourists in Israel: 'Dress Modestly'
Originally Posted: 02/06/2012 - 7:06pm | Type: Blog

JERUSALEM — The U.S. State Department is advising visitors to Jerusalem to dress modestly when visiting certain neighborhoods, or to avoid the areas entirely, in hopes of not provoking local sensitivities. ...