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The Rubens Regulation: Knesset Tells Skinny Models To Eat Or Starve

2 years agoNews : Jonathan Turley

The Israeli Knesset became the latest legislative body to ban skinny models. The new law prohibits both Israeli and foreign ads with “underweight” models and requires disclosure of when pictures have been manipulated to make the model look thinner. I have been a critic of these laws. I have significant reservations about both the constitutionality [...]
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Israel Passes Law Requiring Models to Show Health Records and Meet Weight Standards

Lifestyle / Fashion : The Cut (2 years ago)

Last night, Israel became the first country ever to pass legislation banning the use of "underweight" models in local ads and publications. The new law employs an interesting tactic: Models must prove that their Body Mass Index (BMI... Read Post

New Israeli law bans use of too-skinny models in ads

News : CNN's This Just In (2 years ago)

Israel has passed a law banning the use of underweight models in advertising. The legislation, known as the "Photoshop Law," also requires that agencies tell their audience if they've digitally altered pictures to make models look t... Read Post

Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models

News : NewsFeed (2 years ago)

With the passage of new legislation known as the “Photoshop Law,” the Israeli fashion industry’s attraction to underweight models may soon become a thing of the past. On Tuesday, Israel’s Knesset passed a law that would prohibit mod... Read Post


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