Questions tagged [lashes-malkos]

Questions pertaining to the punishment of 39 lashes, a punishment administered by a qualified Bet Din for various sins.

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How similar were Rabbinic mandated lashes to Torah mandated lashes?

There are many laws regarding the administering of lashes for a person who transgressed a Torah law that carried such a penalty. To name a few: 39 lashes are the maximum number of lashes given (...
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Does a person who wets or soils himself during lashes still receive the kapparah?

The punishment of lashes serves as a kapparah (atonement) for a person's aveirah. 1) The Sefer HaChinuch (Mitzvah # 594) writes that the reason for the mitzvah of lashes was to penalize the sinner in ...
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Why isn't a warning required to obligate a fine?

The Torah says that by capital punishment (Hilchos Issurei Bi'ah 1:2) and by lashes (Hilchos Sanhedrin 16:4) a person must be given proper hasra'ah (warning) before a punishment can be administered. ...
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When do other punishments other than death penalty, exempt one from a fine?

I'm not well-versed in the laws of various punishments and how they interact in the g'mara. I've seen places -- most recently Ketubot 45, today's daf -- where it says that somebody is punished with ...