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belgium 3707925 640A hearing was held on Thursday at the Constitutional Court of Belgium in a lawsuit challenging prohibitions on the ritual slaughter of animals in two regions of the Western European nation.

One shechita ban was implemented in Flanders earlier this month and another is set to go into effect in Wallonia this summer.

The Algemeiner - Belgian Jews, Muslims Cite Religious Freedom in Challenging Shechita Bans in Court