Shameful: Rabbi Meir Porush Comes Out In Support of Alleged Child Abuser

Deputy Education Minister Meir Porush (United Torah Judaism) arrived in court earlier this week to request that an ultra-Orthodox teacher accused of physically abusing and sexually assaulting his students be allowed to attend a wedding. Read more

New Haven Rabbi Charged With Sex Assault Has Not Guilty Pleas Entered

A judge on Tuesday entered not guilty pleas on behalf of a rabbi accused of repeatedly raping and molesting a teenage boy who attended a school the rabbi founded and who was awarded $15 million in a civil lawsuit on those allegations. Read more

Israeli School Security official Charged With Spreading Child Porn

Prosecutors in Israel indicted an education municipal official who was responsible for security at schools of possessing and disseminating child pornography. Read more

New Haven Rabbi Facing Sex Assault Charges Set To Face A Judge

NEW HAVEN — A prominent rabbi accused of repeatedly raping and molesting a teenage boy is set to make his first court appearance since being arrested last month. Read more

Sexual Assault Reported In Secret IDF Intel Unit

The IDF Military Police Investigations Unit are investigating claims that a career non-commissioned officer (NCO) in a classified intelligence unit sexually harassed a female soldier serving under him, Yediot Ahronot reported Thursday. Read more

Ultra-Orthodox Rabbis, Activists Take on Pedophilia In Public Rally

In a rare gathering that took place Saturday night in Bnei Brak, ultra-Orthodox (Haredi) rabbis and activists spoke publicly for the first time on the issue of pedophilia in the community, providing a glimpse into how attackers and victims are dealt with. Read more

Renowned Israeli Actor To Be Tried For Sex Crimes Against Four Women

Haifa district state prosecutors announced Sunday that actor Moshe Ivgy will be charged, subject to a hearing, with committing sex crimes against four women. Read more

Man ID’d, Charged In Lewd Act At ‘Emoji Movie’

A New York man has been charged with committing a lewd act during a showing of “The Emoji Movie” last week in Howell, police said Thursday night. Read more

Police Seek Man Seen Pleasuring Himself During ‘The Emoji Movie’

HOWELL – Howell police are looking for a man accused of performing a lewd act during a showing of “The Emoji Movie.” Read more

Elementary School Teacher Charged With Molesting Students

An elementary school teacher at a religious girls’ school in Tiberias in northern Israel was indicted Monday for sexually assaulting his young students. Read more