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  • Many Jewish day schools closed in response to LAUSD threat, now deemed a hoax

    By Ryan Torok

    December 15, 2015 | 2:33 pm

    A handful of Jewish day schools in the Los Angeles area responded on Dec. 15 to a threat to L.A. schools by either canceling classes or enacting other precautions, such as increasing campus security. By midday, the threat was deemed a hoax according to Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank),...

  • Six more ex-students at Y.U. high school allege sexual abuse

    July 11, 2013 | 10:18 am

    Another six former students at the Yeshiva University High School for Boys have come forward alleging that they were sexually assaulted there.

    The six join 19 former students who have filed a lawsuit against Yeshiva University charging that the allegations of abuse at the New...

  • Of Sexual Abuse, Yeshiva, and Teshuva

    By Rav Yosef Kanefsky

    July 7, 2013 | 12:40 pm

    Between September 1977 and June 1981 I attended Yeshiva University High School,  commonly known as MTA. During that time Rabbi George Finkelstein was the principal, and Rabbi Dr. Norman Lamm  - a once and forever hero of American Orthodoxy - was the President of the University.. I...