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The curious case of Kiryas Joel

Louis Grumet

The curious case of Kiryas Joel

the rise of a village theocracy and the battle to defend the separation of church and state

by Louis Grumet

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trials, litigation,
  • Jewish religious schools,
  • Church and state,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Kiryas Joel Union Free School District (Monroe, N.Y.),
  • Freedom of religion,
  • Satmar Hasidim,
  • Jewish religious education of children with disabilities,
  • Legal status, laws,
  • Religion in the public schools

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-276) and index.

    StatementLouis Grumet with John Caher
    ContributionsCaher, John M., author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF228.K565 G78 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 286 pages
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27205321M
    ISBN 101613735006
    ISBN 109781613735008
    LC Control Number2015048056
    OCLC/WorldCa922631978

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    In a new book he co-wrote with journalist John Caher, "The Curious Case of Kiryas Joel," Grumet details the legal arguments and constitutional principles he was defending and the history and. Twenty years ago, in the middle of the night and on the last day of the legislative session, the New York State Legislature created a publicly funded school district to cater to the interests of a religious sect called the Satmar, an insular group of Hasidic Jews that objects to, among other things.

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Grumet. That's the same Grumet in both places: he was the president of the New York State School Boards Association at the time a law was passed in the New. Kiryas Joel is named for the late Rabbi Joel Teitelbaum, the rebbe of Satmar and driving spirit behind the project.

Rabbi Teitelbaum himself helped select the location a few years before his death in Rabbi Teitelbaum, originally from Hungary, was the rebbe who rebuilt the Satmar Hasidic dynasty in the years following World War Satmar hasidim who established Kiryas Joel came from Country: United States.

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THE CURIOUS CASE OF KIRYAS JOEL. In a book that is far more an insider’s view of New York state politics than an examination of the Satmar movement, the author introduces readers to an up-and-coming state assemblyman named George Pataki, a cynical side of Gov. Mario Cuomo, the many unseen bosses of New York’s Democratic machine, and the.

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