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Breaking Door on Shabbos

Breaking Door on Shabbos Question: A student asked me the following. A guest got locked in his bathroom on Shabbos and she started to hyperventilate. He and his wife couldn't find the superintendent to take off the door, so he unscrewed the door. He asked me if what he did was correct. I first thought of the Gemara in Yoma about a child locked in the room, and Rashi explains that it is permitted since the c ...

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