Abuse At Yu

Yeshiva U. Rabbi George Finkelstein Acted Inappropriately Even After Ouster

By Paul Berger

Y.U. forced Rabbi George Finkelstein to leave his post amid claims of inappropriate behavior. But he continued to wrestle with boys in new posts in Florida and Jerusalem.Read More

Top Lawyer Takes Yeshiva Abuse Case

By Paul Berger

Attorney Kevin Mulhearn recently won a settlement in the explosive sexual abuse case against Brooklyn’s prestigious Poly Prep school. Now he’s taking aim at Yeshiva University.Read More

Yeshiva Officials, Rabbis Knew of Alleged Abuse

By Paul Berger

More students have come forward with detailed accounts of alleged abuse at the hands of Yeshiva U. staffers. They say school officials and top rabbis failed to act on the allegations.Read More

Alleged Yeshiva Abuser Quits as Accusations Mount

By Paul Berger and Nathan Jeffay

One of the Yeshiva High School for Boys staffers accused of abusing students has resigned his post in Israel. Five more students have come forward with abuse claims.Read More

Student Claims of Abuse Not Reported by Yeshiva U.

By Paul Berger

FORWARD INVESTIGATION: Students say two former staffers at Y.U. High School for Boys abused them years ago but the school did nothing. Now the chancellor explains why.Read More

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