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Tag: William Rapfogel
July 23, 2014 | 10:00 am
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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...
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The Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty will be able to continue receiving New York State funds in the wake of the scandal that has seen its former CEO charged with stealing millions from the charity.
The New York State attorney general and comptroller announced Thursday that...
November 15, 2013 | 10:42 am
Authorities charged the owner of a New York insurance company with helping William Rapfogel, the former chief of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty, steal more than $7 million from the organization.
The owner, Joseph Ross, was arrested Wednesday and charged with a litany...
September 30, 2013 | 12:23 pm
The CEO of the Chevra Hatzolah ambulance service resigned amid allegations that he conspired with William Rapfogel, the ex-CEO of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty, in an insurance scam on the Met Council.
Rabbi Dovid Cohen gave no reason for stepping down over the...
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