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Synagogue dispute heads to court

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/los_angeles/article/synagogue_dispute_heads_to_court_20111012

The trouble at Shaarei Tefila, one of Los Angeles’ oldest Modern Orthodox synagogues, began in 2008 with a disagreement over whether one member’s brother should be allowed to be called up to the Torah. Over the last three years, however, that dispute led to a competition between two groups of members for control over the struggling 77-year-old Beverly Boulevard congregation.

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