Quantcast

Jewish Journal

Tag: Sexual Abuse

View the most popular tags overall?

  • Are Sex Abuse Guidelines Working?

    By Joe Berkofsky

    June 17, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    A lengthy battle over how the Reform movement should handle a charge of sexual misconduct against a California rabbi is coming to a head.

    On June 20, the board of trustees of the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR), the movement's rabbinical arm, is expected to decide...

  • Schools Adopt Guide to Block Sex Abuse

    By Julie G Fax

    June 19, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    A national group representing more than 700 Orthodox day schools recently adopted sexual abuse prevention guidelines that were developed by a department of the Jewish Family Service (JFS) in Los Angeles.

    Nearly all of the two dozen Orthodox schools in Los Angeles had signed on to a...

  • Yomtov Pleads Guilty

    By Wendy J. Madnick

    February 7, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    Teacher Mordechai Yomtov stood sobbing in his orange prison jumpsuit Monday in Los Angeles Superior Court as he pleaded guilty to two counts of committing continuous sexual abuse on a minor and one count of lewd act on a minor.

    The Feb. 4 plea follows an agreement worked out between...

  • Summer of Shame

    By Julie G Fax

    August 17, 2000 | 8:00 pm

    A lot of people have a lot of questions about the scandal involving the Orthodox Union and Rabbi Baruch Lanner.

    Who knew what when, what did they do with the information, and how did the whole thing go on for so long? How is it possible that it took three decades and the public...

  • ADVERTISEMENT
    PUT YOUR AD HERE
  • Stopping the Violence

    By Michael Aushenker

    March 23, 2000 | 7:00 pm

    It's no secret that Israelis experience many of the same social ills that Americans do. However, there has never been an official study to identify the breadth and nature of domestic abuse in the Jewish State... until now.

    A survey -- the first of its kind in Israel -- was recently...

    Page 3     of 3 pages        < 1 2 3
ADVERTISEMENT
PUT YOUR AD HERE