Sex Crimes

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Rabbi Berland indicted on sexual assault charges

Rabbi Berland indicted on sexual assault charges

Rabbi Eliezer Berland is formally indicted on numerous counts of sex crimes against members of his community.Ido Ben Porat, 29/07/2016 11:53
Sex crimes: Prosecution sees collective male guilt

Sex crimes: Prosecution sees collective male guilt

With false accusations in the headlines, a new Israeli study says 15% to 40% of rape complaints are lies, claims Prosecution bias.Gil Ronen, 21/03/2016 09:45
Fugitive Rabbi Escapes Arrest in Johannesburg

Fugitive Rabbi Escapes Arrest in Johannesburg

Head of Shuvu Banim sect Rabbi Eliezer Berland, wanted for sex crimes in Israel, once against manages to evade South African police.Chaim Lev, 09/09/2014 10:33
After Marriage Law, MKs Eye Age of Consent

After Marriage Law, MKs Eye Age of Consent

MKs say limiting consent laws will protect older teens.Maayana Miskin, 21/11/2013 09:49
Arab Leftist gets Community Service in Rape Case

Arab Leftist gets Community Service in Rape Case

52-year-old former editor of leftist site gets 6 months community service for sexual blackmail, threats, against Jewish 15-year-old.Maayana Miskin, 01/10/2013 18:16
Feiglin: ‘Very Harsh’ Punishment for Rabbi Elon

Feiglin: ‘Very Harsh’ Punishment for Rabbi Elon

Feiglin compares Rabbi Elon’s case to Katzav’s, calls for a harsh punishment.Maayana Miskin, 07/08/2013 23:01