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Priest Wins Right to Annul Convert’s Marriage to Jewess

The greatest indignation was being voiced in Jewish circles here today at the decision of the highest court in Lithuania by which a Catholic priest is given the right to annul the marriage of an apostate Jew and his Jewish wife.

The convert to Catholicism sought the annulment so that he might marry a Christian woman. The court indicated that its decision was based on a concordat between Lithuania and the Vatican.