When Norman Lamm, the longtime leader of Yeshiva University, died last spring at the age of 92, he took his secrets to his grave.
Neshama Carlebach wrestles with the legacy of her father Shlomo Carlebach, sexual abuse and ‘cancel culture’
The rabbi, who works as a Chabad emissary in Salt Lake City, where he grew up, said the #MeToo movement inspired him to come forward.
The suits name two of the three prominent Jewish academies that Stanley Rosenfeld taught at in New York City.
Gafni has been followed by accusations of sexual abuse for years.
The suit comes amid a flurry of lawsuits newly allowed by New York’s Child Victims Act.
Rabbi Zalman Heber resigned as Rabbi of Chabad of Pierce County; it is not known if he will remain its director.
In light of the JTS Title IX case, Jewish educational organizations must implement a curriculum of sexual ethics.
“The hard part was the cover up, and the apathy,” said a lawyer for the plaintiffs.
Alan Dershowitz was recently accused of having sex with a minor that was sex-trafficked by Jeffrey Epstein