NY Sex Offender Gets Prison After Groping Woman On El Al Flight

NEWARK, N.J.  — A registered sex offender who admitted that he improperly touched a sleeping woman aboard a flight from Israel to the U.S. has been sentenced to 13 months in prison. Read more

Aharon Shlomo Lisson Gets 7 Years For Sexual Assault

A teacher at a religious school—who was convicted of indecent assault on his students—was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in prison and two years of probation. Read more

Man Arrested For Sending Naked Photos of Daughter To Child Porn Ring

Police have arrested a 37-year-old resident of southern Israel on suspicion of distributing photos of his daughter to pedophiles worldwide as part of a child porn exchange, police said. Read more

Operators of Israeli Internet Site Selling Sexual Services Hit With Rare Indictment

Operators of an internet site selling sexual services were indicted in a Tel Aviv court on Wednesday. Read more

Israeli Cop Charged With Sexual Assault Against Minors

The Police Investigations Department (PID) filed an indictment on Thursday against a 37-year-old police officer, Boaz Mishori, from the West Bank settlement of Ariel, on suspicion of indecent assault of four minors ages six and eight, while he worked as a non-commissioned police officer and summer camp counselor. Read more

Exposing Sexual Assault In Israel’s Ultra-Orthodox Community

A new initiative called DinVcheshbon, or Settling the Score in Hebrew, has been launched to encourage victims of sexual assault in the Haredi community to come forward and demand compensation from sex offenders and individuals who supported their attackers or helped silence their offenses. Read more

Controversial Rabbi Meir Shlomo Kluwgant To Head Adass Israel School

A disgraced rabbi who admitted to criticising victims of sexual abuse has been appointed principal of a school which allegedly covered up sex crimes. Read more

Jerusalem Haredi Advertiser Charged With Sexually Assaulting 6 Employees

A well-known haredi advertiser was indicted Sunday on charges of sexually assaulting six of his employees, the Kikar Hashabbat Hebrew news website reported. Read more

Rabbi Greer Seeks New Trial

A prominent Edgewood rabbi is asking a court to throw out a $20 million verdict against him and order a new trial on sexual abuse allegations. Read more

Israel Police: Suspect Picked Up Haredi Hitchhikers Then Molested Them

A former Kfar Saba city councilman was indicted on charges of sexual assault Wednesday morning, roughly two weeks after he was arrested following complaints by at least four individuals who claim he committed sexual acts on them in his car outside of the city of Elad in central Israel, Behadrei Haredim reported. Read more