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  ניסן 27, 5774 , 27/04/14

Evidence Amassed against Rabbi Avraham Yosef

The National Unit for the Investigation of Fraud recently finished its investigation of a case involving the Chief Rabbi of Holon, Rabbi Avraham Yosef. Based on the evidence amassed, Rabbi Avraham Yosef will be prosecuted for fraud.

Rabbi Avraham Yosef was accused of extortion, threatening and trickery with relation to the provision of Mehadrin (Increased kosher supervision). The rabbi allegedly required business owners desiring a Mehadrin kashrut supervision to purchase food products supervised by his family’s certification. 

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