Rabbi Avraham Yosef Suspends Himself From Kashrut Due To Indictment Against Him

Rabbi Avraham Yosef, son of late Shas spiritual leader Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, walks by a poster announcing the death of the late Rabbi, at a 'shiva' ( a week-long mourning period following a burial) for Rabbi Ovadia Yosef in Jerusalem on October 09, 2013. Rabbi Ovadia Yosef passed away two days ago, in Jerusalem at the age of 93. Photo by Flash90 *** Local Caption *** éåùáéí ùáòä ááéú äøá òåáãéä éåñó á éøåùìéí àáøäí éåñó ñåëú äàáìéí

The municipal chief rabbi of Holon Rabbi Avraham Yosef has suspended himself from all responsibilities relating to kashrut, following an appeal to the High Court of Justice requesting such a step in light of an indictment agains the rabbi.