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  • After tensions with residents, Lev Tahor leave Guatemalan village

    3 weeks ago

    Members of the controversial Haredi sect Lev Tahor left a Guatemalan village after religiously tainted disputes with its Roman Catholic Mayan residents.

    Over 200 members of the community began leaving Thursday after local leaders said they would cut services to Lev Tahor members....

  • Report: Dozens of Lev Tahor sect members living in Guatemala shack

    May 12, 2014 | 10:05 am

    Some three dozen members of the Charedi Orthodox sect Lev Tahor apparently are living in a small shack in Guatemala after fleeing Canada.

    Two adults and six children had fled to the Central American country in March ahead of a court hearing to determine whether the children...

  • Fringe Lev Tahor sect must surrender children, Canadian court rules

    March 6, 2014 | 2:12 pm

    A Canadian court ordered the fringe haredi Orthodox Lev Tahor sect to turn over as many as 13 of its children to authorities after some of its members appeared to have fled the country.

    Police officers and children’s aid workers visited Lev Tahor homes Wednesday night in...

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