HaShoneh Halachos emails include two halachos per day, seven days a week (emails for Shabbos and Yom Tov are sent in advance). Material is based upon the Kitzur Shulchan Aruch, with occasional elucidation from the Mishnah Brurah abd other sources. The text is not a direct translation but a paraphrase into easy-to-read, conversational English.

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1,219. When to Pay Workers
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185:3 If one gave a garment to a tailor to mend at a set price and the tailor returns it by day, he must pay him during the day. If the tailor returned it by night, he has the whole night to pay. However, so long as the tailor has the garment, even if the […]
1,218. Lending Borrowed Property
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185:1 If one person borrows or rents an animal or moveable property from another person, he is not allowed to lend or rent it to a third party without the owner’s permission. This is true even of books, which have a mitzvah to lend them. We do not assume that the owners will approve because […]
1,217. Abortion
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184:10 The former practice was that the seven city administrators would judge cases involving fines, such as for injuries, humiliation, etc. but they should not do so without the involvement of the local beis din because these laws involve many details. They must be careful not to penalize the offender more stringently than the law […]
1,216. Rescuing Someone in Danger
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184:8 If one person sees another in danger and he is able to save him, or to pay others to save him, then he is obligated to do so. He can expect the one he saved to pay him back if he has the money but if he doesn’t, one should not refrain; he should […]
1,215. Scaring Someone
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184:6 If someone scares his neighbor, such as by shouting at him from behind, or by jumping out at him in the dark, etc., then while he is not legally liable, he is nevertheless guilty according to Heavenly law. 184:7 If one person wounds another, even though he paid him to compensate for his injuries […]
1,214. Creating a Public Nuisance
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184:4 If one’s neighbor has a headache and the sound of hammering would make it worse, then one may not pound grain even in one’s own home so that the noise will not reach the neighbor’s home and disturb him. 184:5 There are many other things when it comes to damages that a person might […]
1,213. Disciplining a Child
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184:2 Even if one’s servant doesn’t obey him, it is forbidden to strike him. One is permitted to spank his young children or a foster child he is raising as one of his own in order to discipline them. This is permitted because one is doing it for the child’s benefit. 184:3 One must be […]
1,212. Striking Another Person
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183:7 Even on one’s own property, it is prohibited to do something that would cause harm to another. One may not put anything that emits heat in one’s own courtyard near his neighbor’s wall because this could damage the wall, unless he moves it away a distance of three handbreadths. Similarly, one must distance his […]
1,211. Cutting Across Another Person’s Property
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183:5 One is not permitted to enter another person’s plowed field because he walks on the plowing and ruins it. 183:6 One may not stand across from another person’s field in order to stare at it when the crops are high so that he shouldn’t damage them through the “evil eye.” All the more so, […]
1,210. Getting Out of Trouble at Another’s Expense
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183:3 When the king’s army comes to town and the residents are obligated to give them lodging, one is not permitted to bribe the officer to exempt him, because this will cause the damage to befall another Jew. Similarly when it comes to taxes, one is not permitted to try to get the tax official […]