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  • Ex-CFO of Met Council pleads guilty in kickback scheme

    May 6, 2014 | 12:38 pm

    Herbert Friedman, the 80-year-old former chief financial officer of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty, pleaded guilty in New York state court to bilking the charity of $250,000 as part of an insurance kickback scheme.

    Under the terms of the plea bargain, Friedman will...

  • Two more charged in Met Council scam

    January 7, 2014 | 5:04 pm

    Two former employees of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty were charged in the multimillion-dollar scam at the New York charity.

    Former Executive Director David Cohen and Chief Financial Officer Herbert Friedman were arraigned Tuesday in Manhattan Criminal Court on grand...