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Tova Strasberg-Cohen

Tova Strasberg-Cohen

During her tenure as a justice on the Israeli Supreme Court, Tova Strasberg-Cohen became known for her groundbreaking decisions regarding civil law and women's equality. Her ruling in the famous "Alice Miller" case for the first time opened up the Israel Air Force pilot training course to women.

Institution: Supreme Court of the State of Israel

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Supreme Court of the State of Israel

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Tova Strasberg-Cohen." (Viewed on March 20, 2019) <https://jwa.org/media/strasberg-tova-still-image>.

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