A Polish court has agreed to review an appeal of the country's ban on ritual slaughter.

Representatives of Jewish community were informed on Tuesday that the Polish Constitutional Tribunal will consider the appeal they filed.

"It's a promising sign on the eve of Hanukkah," Piotr Kadlcik, president of the Union of Jewish Communities in Poland, told JTA. "We believe that this issue can be resolved by legal mechanisms functioning in Poland."

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