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  • Judge won’t allow parents to take custody of Nazi-named children

    June 4, 2012 | 10:33 am

    A New Jersey couple who gave their children names linked to Nazism cannot have custody of their children, a judge ruled.

    The children of Heath and Deborah Campbell have been in state custody for the last three years, since a local supermarket refused to print Adolf Hitler Campbell’s...

  • Man in custody implicated himself in Etan Patz’ disappearance

    May 24, 2012 | 10:19 am

    Police in New York say they have man in custody who has implicated himself in the 1979 disappearance of Etan Patz.

    Patz, who was 6 at the time of his disappearance, never made it to his school bus stop in SOHO on March 25, 1979, the first time he had walked to the bus stop by...

  • Michael Jackson and the Jews

    By Tom Tugend

    June 30, 2009 | 4:12 pm

    Michael Jackson’s life was full of contradictions, and his relationship to Jews and the Jewish community was no exception.

    He asked to be allowed to visit the Museum of Tolerance and its Holocaust exhibit one week before its opening in February 1993.

    Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of...

  • At-risk youth; Much more Mathout; Donkeys vs. Elephants—the beef goes on

    October 12, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Custody Battle
     
    Wendy Jaffe's cover story on divorce focused primarily on the custody battles while neglecting alternative forms of dispute resolution, such as mediation, which can lead to far more peaceful results ("Who Gets the Shul?" Oct. 6).
     
    In my role as a divorce mediator,...
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  • When a couple divorces, the custody battle goes beyond dishes and children

    By Wendy Jaffe

    October 5, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Jews are not immune to America's divorce endemic. With one in two marriages ending long before the expiration date contemplated by the ketubah, rabbis frequently find themselves in the difficult position of having to officiate at bar/bat mitzvahs and weddings with families who...
  • Jacko’s Jewish Kids Going Muslim?

    By Adam Wills

    January 22, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    New allegations are being thrown Michael Jackson's way, but this time they're not child molestation charges. The reclusive Debbie Rowe, Jackson's Jewish ex-wife and the mother who surrendered custody of their two children, is worried that the singer is allowing Prince Michael I and...

  • Ex Marks the Spots

    By Teresa Strasser

    January 10, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    Let the courts decide who gets custody of kids. What I want to know is, who gets custody of the coffee shop? The grocery store? The brunch place?

    It's been seven months since I broke up with Z, and I miss our old haunts, the places we used to go together, the places I relinquished...

  • Climbing the Mountain

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    November 4, 1999 | 7:00 pm

    Back in 1991, David Brenner was king of the comedy mountain.

    The comic had appeared well over 100 times on the "Tonight Show," which he often guest-hosted in the 1970's and '80's. He enjoyed lucrative Las Vegas appearances and was a perennial guest on TV shows like "Letterman."

    Then...

  • A Battle With No Winners

    October 21, 1999 | 8:00 pm

    The High Holy Day period that just ended is, for most Jews, a time of solitary reflection, aptly called the Days of Awe for its mood of confrontation with the Eternal. For some of us, though, it's also a season for family togetherness, a cozy time to snuggle up with the ones you love...
  • Changing Lives, Making Peace

    By Julie G Fax

    May 7, 1998 | 8:00 pm

    Illustration from "Painting with Passion," 1994. Photo-illustration by Carvin Knowles

    Losing My Religion

    Dear Deborah,

    My husband and I have decided to get a divorce, and we have amicably worked everything out -- finances, custody, etc. What has become acrimonious and ugly are our...