Trial Begins For Rabbi Accused In Divorce, Kidnapping ConspiracyOpening statements began Wednesday in the trial of a New Jersey rabbi who prosecutors say employed a kidnap team to force unwilling Jewish husbands to divorce their wives.
Monsey Rabbi Accused Of Sexually Abusing Young Boy Released On BailGabriel Bodenheimer, 71, faces sex abuse and criminal sexual act charges.
Family Of Brooklyn Rabbi Killed In Miami Believes Shooting Was Hate CrimeNortheast Miami-Dade County is home to a vibrant Orthodox Jewish community. That community was shattered Saturday after Joseph Raksin was gunned down while on his morning walk to temple.
Brooklyn Rabbi Fatally Shot In Miami; Police Say Not A Hate CrimePolice and Jewish community leaders say an Orthodox rabbi from New York was fatally shot as he walked to a Miami temple.
Brooklyn Rabbi, Teacher Charged With Distributing Child PornographyA Brooklyn rabbi and teacher at a girls’ seminary was arrested by federal agents Wednesday, on charges that he was downloading and distributing child pornography.
Rabbi Returns From California To Face Sex Abuse Charges In BrooklynMenachem Tewel, 30, who also goes by Mendel Tevel, is accused of abusing a young man for several months six years ago in Crown Heights.
Brooklyn Rabbi Facing Child Sex-Abuse Charges Arrested In Calif. Menachem Tewel, who goes by Mendel Tevel, was arrested Tuesday at a Jewish center on Santa Monica Boulevard, police said.
Rabbi Accused Of Sexually Abusing Long Island Student Enters Not Guilty PleaGary Lieberman, 56, of Far Rockaway is expected to be arraigned on two counts of first-degree sexual abuse in First District Court in Hempstead on Friday.
Westchester Rabbi Charged In Alleged Road Rage Incidents Due In CourtRabbi Alfredo Borodowski, 49, has been charged with criminal impersonation for an incident on the Sprain Brook Parkway in May.
Westchester Rabbi Arrested On 3rd Impersonation ChargeRabbi Alfredo Borodowski was arrested in connection with an incident on Interstate 87 in Yonkers in April, state police said.
Alleged Police Impersonator Rabbi Undergoing Treatment For Bipolar DisorderAttorney Andrew Rubin issued a statement Monday, including an apology, on behalf of Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski.
Scarsdale Man Is Third Person To Accuse Rabbi Of Impersonating CopsA third victim has come forward with a claim that a Westchester County rabbi impersonated a police officer during a traffic dispute.
Judge Frees Man Convicted In 1990 Killing Of Brooklyn Rabbi"I'm overwhelmed. I feel like I'm under water, swimming. Like I said from the beginning, I had nothing to do with this case,'' 58-year-old David Ranta said after leaving state court in Brooklyn.
DA: Brooklyn Rabbi Charged In Sex StingNathan David Rabinowich was arrested Wednesday after he showed up at a pre-arranged meeting in Queens, prosecutors said.
Trial Set To Continue For Brooklyn Orthodox Leader Accused Of Sex AbuseThe trial was set to continue Monday for a prominent Brooklyn Orthodox Jewish leader accused of sexually abusing a now-17-year-old girl.