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  1/30/2013, Shevat 19, 5773

Dead Sea Scroll Fake Email Case Continues


The legal case of Rapahel Golb continued Wednesday in a New York State court room. Golb has been accused of using fake emails to defend his father Dr. Norman Golb regarding theories about the Dead Sea Scrolls. In 2010 Golb was convicted of using email addresses and writing blog entries under names not his own. He served six months in jail.He then filed an appeal.
 
A exhibit of the Dead Sea Scrolls has been on tour in the United States this year. The ancient Hebrew scrolls include the oldest known copies of books of the Bible and were discovered in Israel.