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

Rape Case Shocks Jerusalem Ultra-Orthodox Community

Jerusalem prosecutors filed an indictment against a rabbi who served as a mashgiach at a yeshiva in the city, for a series of rapes carried against a number of female relatives over the course of several years. Read more