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  • Rabbi Refuses to Turn Torah Scrolls Over to Widow

    By Julie Gruenbaum Fax

    July 20, 2010 | 6:19 pm

    Despite two rabbinic court rulings against him, a Sherman Oaks rabbi is refusing to turn over four Torah scrolls that a rabbi’s widow says belong to her.

    In May, a beit din (rabbinic court) confirmed a previous rabbinic ruling that the scrolls belong to Rita Pauker, widow of...