Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes released the names of 46 child sex offenders from the New York borough’s Orthodox community.
Brooklyn prosecutor Charles Hynes says he is pushing a new law that would force rabbis to report abuse. Lawmakers say he is late in the legislative game.
Battling for his legacy, Brooklyn prosecutor lashes out at Orthodox leaders. He insists he won’t back down over child sex abuse in a landmark Forward interview.
Two ultra-Orthodox Jews were reportedly arrested after a confrontation between supporters of a Brooklyn rabbi accused of sex abuse and protesters.
Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes has drawn criticism for not revealing names of Orthodox child sex abusers. But he’s also brought more cases than others.
An appeals court has overturned the sex abuse conviction of Baruch Lebovits. The Brooklyn travel agent had been sentenced to 32 years for allegedly molesting boys.
UPDATE: Agudath Israel joins opposition to Brooklyn prosecutors’ decision to give blanket exemption from disclosure to Orthodox child abuse suspects.