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Old 07-15-2014, 01:47 PM
zev_steinhardt zev_steinhardt is offline
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Originally Posted by RivkahChaya View Post
The only reason I can think that a cemetery might have that rule is that some red inks for tattoos contain iron oxide, anyway, and I don't think the Germans used that.
How about ignorance of halacha? (i.e. the cemetery administrators believe that someone tattooed cannot be buried in a Jewish cemetery.)

Zev Steinhardt