Fugitive Israeli Rabbi Eliezer Berland To Spend Another Weekend Behind Bars

Fugitive Israeli Rabbi Eliezer Berland will spend another weekend in detention as the South Gauteng High Court reviews an application to have him placed under house arrest instead. Read more

Key Witness Against Fugitive Rabbi Eliezer Berland Reveals ‘Private Holocaust’

The central witness against Rabbi Eliezer Berland, the fugitive head of the Shuvu Banim sect who was finally arrested in Johannesburg, South Africa two months ago, has spoken out on shocking details of the sexual abuse case against Berland. Read more

Will Sex Fugitive Rabbi Eliezer Berland Evade Justice Again?

Chief Rabbi of Migdal HaEmek Rabbi Yitzchak Dovid Grossman boarded a flight Monday morning to Johannesburg in an attempt to release the leader of the Shuvu Banim sect, Rabbi Eliezer Berland, from prison. Read more

Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto Requests Pardon For Medical Reasons

Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto has submitted a request for pardon, Channel 10 reports Tuesday, just two months after beginning his jail sentence for corruption. Read more

Hasidim Who Entered Joseph’s Tomb Disciples of Renegade Rabbi Eliezer Berland

The approximately 30 Israelis who sneaked into Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus late Saturday night are disciples of Rabbi Eliezer Berland, who is wanted by Israel Police on sexual abuse charges and is currently hiding out in South Africa. Read more