web analytics

Guilty Verdict In High-Profile Abuse Case

29 Kislev 5773 – December 12, 2012
Nechemya Weberman, a prominent member of Brooklyn’s Satmar chassidic community who practiced therapy without a license, was found guilty on 59 counts of sexual abuse.

Chemicals Thrown in Face of Williamsburg Rabbi Who Supports Sex Abuse Victims

The vast majority of the rabbis of the Williamsburg community backed Weberman from the time of his arrest.

Counter-Pedophilia Activist Attacked in Williamsburg

28 Kislev 5773 – December 11, 2012
Rabbi Nuchem Rosenberg, a Williamsburg based counter-pedophilia activist was attacked and injured, allegedly by the son of a man Rosenberg had named as a pedophile. The...

Pentagon Asking Congress to Sell Israel 1,725 Bunker Busters

The BLU-109 is a so-called bunker buster, designed to “defeat an enemy’s most critical and hardened targets.

Everyone Expecting Hillary Home Run in 2016

Clinton's approval ratings have always been high amongst American Jews - this was true even after the infamous "Suha Smooch."

Former Senior US Official: ‘Killing Palestinians Popular in Israel around Elections Time’ (Video)

26 Kislev 5773 – December 10, 2012
According to Freeman, the rabbis and settlers are to blame for Israel's belligerent military actions.

Friends of IDF Event Spurned by Stevie Wonder Raises More Than $14 Million

The Friends of the Israel Defense Forces fundraiser that singer Stevie Wonder pulled out of raised more than $14 million.

Jonathan Pollard Returned to Prison

26 Kislev 5773 – December 9, 2012
After a week of medical tests in the hospital, Jonathan Pollard was returned on Sunday to his prison cell. After falling seriously ill a week...

BDS Tries to Keep Israel’s SodaStream Out of Super Bowl

As cheerleaders shake their pom poms, top-dollar players hone their victory dances, and marketers prepare to rake in the dough raised through advertising and sales, Super Bowl XLVII will not just showcase a rivalry between this year’s best winningest football teams, but stands to highlight a burgeoning campaign against Israeli life in the biblical heartland.

1 Million Sign On For ‘Virtual March’ Marking ‘87 Soviet Jewry Rally

More than 1 million people have signed on to join a "virtual march" commemorating the Washington rally 25 years for the Soviet Jewry movement, according to a coalition marking the 1987 event.

US President Barack Obama Issues a Statement for Hanukkah

Michelle and I send our warmest wishes to all those celebrating Hanukkah around the world.

BJ Rabbis Halfheartedly Walk Back Pro-Palestine Email

23 Kislev 5773 – December 7, 2012
They're not sorry about the email, only about sending it.

“You Killed Jesus” Scrawled on Miami Menorah

23 Kislev 5773 – December 6, 2012
A large menorah covered in seashells and used to spread the light of Hanukkah at Miami Beach was vandalized on Sunday, scrawled with black graffiti stating “You Killed Jesus”.

Reporter Alan Elsner Leaving Pro-Israel Group for ‘Ideologically Better Suited’ J Street

His former employer The Israel Project is focused on helping Israel improve its image, and so it's a mystery how Elsner lasted there for two years.

US: Syrian Chem Weapons ‘Locked and Loaded’ on Rockets

Syrian military is just waiting for the "go" order from the embattled President Bashar Al-Assad.

Hillary Launches First 2016 Campaign Video, Bibi’s in It

Bibi's contribution: "She knows how to get the job done." Doesn't she, now.

Romney’s Frum Adviser Sums Up Campaign

22 Kislev 5773 – December 5, 2012
Had Mitt Romney won the presidential election, Tevi Troy would be director of domestic policy on his transition team.

Terror Suspect Pleads Guilty to Attempted Attack on NYC Synagogues

Ahmed Ferhani, one of two men arrested in an undercover sting in May 2011 and charged with attempting to blow up synagogues in New York City, has pled guilty, and now faces a sentence of 10 years in prison.

US Senate Approves Massive Defense Budget

The US Senate approved a massive $631 billion defense bill authorizing new funds for weapons, air and sea craft, and pay raises for military officials.

Latest News Stories


Sponsored Post

Recommended Today


Something Random from the Week

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/us-news/ny/guilty-verdict-in-high-profile-abuse-case/2012/12/12/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: