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  • Sex-offender teacher fled with help of Jewish school, prosecutor alleges

    July 17, 2013 | 10:53 am

    An American-born teacher who pleaded guilty to child molestation at a Jewish school in Melbourne was assisted in fleeing to Israel by his employer, a prosecutor alleged.

    In a pre-sentencing hearing Wednesday at the County Court of Victoria, the prosecution argued that David...

  • Former Jewish leader’s sex abuse charges rock Melbourne community

    March 19, 2013 | 8:37 am

    Menachem (Manny) Waks was on a leadership training program in Israel in June 2011 when he made a decision that would radically change his life.

    Flicking through Melbourne’s The Age newspaper on his laptop one morning, he spotted an article about David Kramer, who was convicted of...

  • Principal at Aussie school under fire sees child sex abuse inquiry as ‘welcome step’

    November 14, 2012 | 11:18 am

    The launch of a commission to investigate child sex abuse was welcomed by the principal of an Australian Jewish school whose students allegedly were victimized.

    Prime Minister Julia Gillard said Monday that the royal commission -- or public inquiry -- would look into children...

  • U.S. court clears path for extradition to Australia of alleged sex abuser

    November 8, 2012 | 11:00 am

    A U.S. judge cleared the way for the extradition to Australia of a man wanted in connection with alleged child sex abuse at a Jewish school.

    David Kramer, 51, a dual Israeli-American national, is accused of sexually abusing students at the Yeshivah College in Melbourne between...