Everyone living in Israel has paid bribes for a brit, barmitzvah, wedding and funeral. They do not need court proof to know the truth. After 2000 years we are again suffering from corruption in the "temple".
Even Rabbis are human and subject to all worldly temptations. Corruption is shocking and shameful to all of us regardless who we are. Rabbis are not living at the foot of God however many think they do. They are humans, usually male, born of women, whom they do not let to participate in worship. They are only teachers who we have elevated beyond the imagination.