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Canadian food distributor charged with kashrut fraud

Canadian food distributor charged with kashrut fraud

Creation Foods charged with falsely labeling nonkosher cheese as kosher and sending it to Jewish summer camps.JTA, 10/05/2017 21:44
'Hypocrisy of the first order'

'Hypocrisy of the first order'

Supreme Court to hear Reform petition Tuesday seeking to allow private kashrut certification, end Chief Rabbinate monopoly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2017 15:20
Kosher: Is a certificate enough to go on?

Kosher: Is a certificate enough to go on?

Is a kosher certificate hanging on the wall of a restaurant enough to safely assume that the food in the restaurant is kosher?Shlomo Petrakovsky , 11/08/2016 18:09
Israeli-Palestinian meat smuggling ring busted

Israeli-Palestinian meat smuggling ring busted

Police uncover group selling unsafe meat from the Palestinian Authority as certified and kosher in Israeli restaurants.JTA, 05/04/2016 09:28
Rabbi Lau: Beware 'Fake Rabbi Kashrut' Proposal

Rabbi Lau: Beware 'Fake Rabbi Kashrut' Proposal

A proposal by the Attorney General could cause grievous damage to kosher consumers, Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi David Lau said.Moshe Cohen, 06/05/2015 17:06
Germany: Kosher Butcher Sold Trief Meat for Years

Germany: Kosher Butcher Sold Trief Meat for Years

Butcher admits to fraud in court, sold 88,000 pounds of non-kosher meat as kosher to escape bankruptcy.Tova Dvorin, 20/10/2014 20:45
Police: Solid Case against Rabbi Avraham Yosef

Police: Solid Case against Rabbi Avraham Yosef

Rabbi of Holon and son of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef ztz”l is suspected of extortion, fraud, breach of trust in licensing of kosher businesses.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Gil Ronen, 27/04/2014 15:57
New in Tel Aviv: Tech-Friendly Kosher Certificate

New in Tel Aviv: Tech-Friendly Kosher Certificate

New technology allows diners to check kosher certification themselves.Maayana Miskin, 12/05/2013 12:44
Rabbinate Busts Fake Kosher Greens Ring

Rabbinate Busts Fake Kosher Greens Ring

The Rabbinate’s anti-fraud branch finds leafy vegetables wrongly labeled as kosher using kosher company’s bags.Maayana Miskin, 05/04/2013 09:41
Lawsuit Claims Hebrew National Products Not Kosher

Lawsuit Claims Hebrew National Products Not Kosher

Maker of Hebrew National has been sued by consumers who contend its hot dogs and other meat products are not kosher. Rachel Hirshfeld, 24/06/2012 21:28