Act of Parliament removes disabilities of Jews

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  • Editors

Historical Context Note

The British Parliament passes an Act removing disabilities placed on the rights of Jews in Britain. Jewish individuals are now permitted to serve openly as Members of Parliament.
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Citation:
Editors. "Act of Parliament removes disabilities of Jews". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18354, accessed 19 September 2014.]