Jerusalem – Rabbi Naftali Maklev Arrested For Raping Nieces “Hundreds of Times” Seen Denting Insularity of Jerusalem’s Haredim

A court in Jerusalem extended the remand of a haredi Orthodox school supervisor from Jerusalem whose indictment for the alleged rape of two girls from his own family is reportedly eroding taboos on reporting sex crimes within his community. Read more

Ultra-Orthodox Rabbi Arrested For Raping Nieces “Hundreds of Times”

Another day, another gag–broken. This time, the accused is a prominent Israeli ultra-Orthodox Rabbi, Naftali Maklev, accused of raping three nieces, “hundreds of times” over the course of “many years.” One of the victims was 6 years-old when the alleged crimes began. Read more