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  • Rabbi David Wax pleads guilty to kidnapping in agunah case

    May 7, 2014 | 1:38 pm

    New Jersey Rabbi David Wax pleaded guilty to kidnapping charges as part of a scheme to force an Israeli to give his wife a get.

    The rabbi admitted to being paid $100,000 to compel the man — identified by the Associated Press as Yisrael Briskman — to grant his wife a religious...