300 Orthodox rabbis urge reporting of child sex abuseLetter acknowledges shortcomings in dealing with sex abuse in the past, calls for greater efforts to punish offenders.
6-year old girl sexually assaulted by house cleaner in JerusalemForeign worker hired to clean house suspected of performing 'indecent acts' on 6-year old girl while her mother slept.
Chief Rabbi: Don't sweep child abuse under the rug'Unfortunately we've recently seen horrific cases in our midst' writes Chief Rabbi Lau, 'burying our head in the sand is not the answer.'
6 teachers indicted for child abuse at haredi school6 teachers at a Tel Aviv boys' school, associated with the Belz hassidic sect, were indicted for child abuse and cruelty.
Orthodox activists ask NY to change sex abuse reporting lawsActivists and victims to lobby New York's state capital demanding statute of limitations be lifted for child sex abuse.
'Israel is increasingly becoming a refuge for pedophiles'Child abuse advocacy group Kol v'Oz encourages Knesset to crack down on haredi pedophiles trying to make aliyah.
Israeli diplomat accused of beating his daughterIsraeli official reportedly beat underage daughter with leather belt while abroad on a diplomatic mission.
UK lord accused of child sex abuse dies before trialGrenville Janner, member of Parliament from 1970 to 1997, was on trial for 22 offenses.
Shocking footage: Arab Israeli seals daughter in bucketArab citizen in Abu Gosh arrested after being filmed locking his crying infant girl in airtight plastic bucket to 'bring her to butcher.'
US Haredi Rabbis Join Forces to Tackle Child AbuseIn landmark proclamation, more than 100 prominent haredi leaders urge public to inform authorities of potential abuse.
YU Trains Rabbis to be 'Supermen' Against Child AbuseNew Yeshiva University course will give rabbis the tools to erase child abuse from their communities.
Canada: Court Order Against Lev Tahor Cult UpheldOntario court upholds Quebec ruling placing 13 abused children into foster care.
Concern in Israel Over ‘Sadistic’ Jewish Cult in CanadaInvestigation into two ‘Lev Tahor’ families in Canada leads to renewed calls for action in Israel. MK: It’s a sadistic cult.
Study: Nearly 1 in 2 Children in Israel Suffer AbuseStudy from Univ. of Haifa reveals that nearly every 1 in 2 children in Israel. Findings 'earth-shattering' to child welfare organizations.
Doctors to Identify Child Abuse Victims in Hospitals, ClinicsA first group of 22 Israeli doctors has completed a course that provided them with the skills to identify child abuse
Yemen: Eight Year-Old Girl Dies on her Wedding NightOutrage as child bride dies from internal injuries after being married off to a man more than five times her age.
'Violent Judge' in Restricted Return to the BenchJudge accused of domestic violence will return to his post, but will not deal with juvenile and family-related cases.
Palestinian Model: Hitler's JungvolkOp-ed: The PA glorifies the idea of martyred children, indoctrination that mirrors Hitler's Children's Army.
How to Protect Children from AbuseAbuse of children is a terrible phenomenon, but abusers are often people whom we and our children know and trust.
China asks Israel to Help Fight Child AbuseA delegation of Israeli experts will train Chinese pediatricians to diagnose and treat child abuse.
32 Arab Children Killed Working in Smuggling TunnelsNo fewer than 32 children have been killed over the past three years while working in Gaza arms smuggling tunnels, according to a new PA report.