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How re-gain trust & be believed after lying?

Obligation to care for aging parents.

Mean to a sibling? How do I know when I am?

Report to police a crime by a Jew?

How come dairy (taken from animals) can't touch meats?

What roles can a non-Jew play in the Jewish community?

Level of personal honesty in a job interview?

Genetic testing to establish Jewishness?

Can adulterers marry after proper divorce?

Mourners & Well-wishing during holidays in Judaism ?

What is permissible in satisfying one's spouse?

What does Judaism say about intermarriage?

Grieving family after losing son to a drug overdose.

Can Israel be both a democracy and a Jewish state?

Does Judaism demand too much of those with differences?

For inclusion purposes & Israeli citizenship, who is a Jew?

How long is too long to date before engagement?

Safe Treatment of Animals

Crossing a line when chating on the internet.

Is one obliged to inform a seller of the value of an item?

MUST a Jew have children?

Halachic obligation for a Jew to move to Israel

Baby Naming

In overpayment situation, what is required?

Can we benefit from past atrocities and war crimes?

What do I do with suspected stolen goods I bought?

Can Jews sing Gospel music?

14, Jewish, & Gay - now what?

Agunah (chained woman) problem?

Government limits?
 
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