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Aharon Ramati, head of alleged Jerusalem cult to be released to house arrest

Aharon Ramati, head of alleged Jerusalem cult to be released to house arrest

Prosecutor's Office debates indicting cult leader, continuing investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/02/2020 14:30
Jerusalem cult investigation compromised by leaks before arrests began

Jerusalem cult investigation compromised by leaks before arrests began

Rabbi Aharon Ramati's impending arrest was leaked even before operation, interrupting investigative proceedings, allowing Ramati to prepareMordechai Sones, 16/01/2020 10:07
Court extends arrest of cult leader who imprisoned dozens

Court extends arrest of cult leader who imprisoned dozens

Leader of Jerusalem cult held 50 women as well as many children against their will in abusive conditions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/01/2020 15:30
Jerusalem: 10 arrested for holding dozens captive in 'cult'

Jerusalem: 10 arrested for holding dozens captive in 'cult'

60-year-old man and 9 women arrested for allegedly holding dozens of women and children captive in slave-like conditions as part of a cult.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/01/2020 12:50
Polygamous cult uncovered

Polygamous cult uncovered

Religious court stumbles upon polygamous cult after bride requests annulment.David Rosenberg, 07/12/2016 11:36
Messianic Cult Arrested for Sexually Abusing Women

Messianic Cult Arrested for Sexually Abusing Women

Lehava anti-assimilation group exposes cult that manipulated women into having sex with Arabs to 'bring redemption.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/09/2014 13:06
Children from 'Lev Tahor' Back in Canadian Custody

Children from 'Lev Tahor' Back in Canadian Custody

Seven of thirteen children found, returned to Children's Services in Ontario; Lev Tahor members cry 'anti-Semitism.'Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 12/03/2014 00:44
Scientology Lecturers Try To Crash Hareidi Seminar

Scientology Lecturers Try To Crash Hareidi Seminar

Two members of Scientology cult exposed by Yad L'achim, replaced last minute from speaking at hareidi business seminar.Ari Yashar, 07/02/2014 11:27
Concern Over ‘Sadistic’ Jewish Cult in Canada

Concern Over ‘Sadistic’ Jewish Cult in Canada

Investigation into two ‘Lev Tahor’ families in Canada leads to renewed calls for action in Israel. MK: It’s a sadistic cult.Maayana Miskin, 27/11/2013 12:51
Sadistic 'Cult Leader' Sent to 26 Years in Jail

Sadistic 'Cult Leader' Sent to 26 Years in Jail

Jerusalem man convicted of abuse led a group that included 6 women and dozens of children.Arutz Sheva, 17/10/2013 17:17
‘Sad Story’ of Hareidi Family Arrested in Jordan

‘Sad Story’ of Hareidi Family Arrested in Jordan

Beit Shemesh family may have entered Jordan intentionally in an attempt to smuggle children to Canadian cult.Maayana Miskin, 28/05/2013 11:56
Arab Cult Leader Beat Children, Women, Stole Money

Arab Cult Leader Beat Children, Women, Stole Money

A Nazareth court on Tuesday extended the remand of the Arab leader of a cult in northern IsraelDavid Lev, 21/05/2013 21:02