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Shechitah temani

Question:

BS”D

Shalom, if a Jew Temani, arrives in a community and says that he and shochet, but he does not have teudos Shochet or letter, but he knows all the laws and practice of Shechitah, can a Jew eating from his slaughter?

 

Answer:

Our minhag is that a shochet needs a letter or some sort of proof that he knows hilchos Shechita, and without it we don’t eat his meat.

Sources:

Rema Y:D 1-1.

 

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