Judicial parole Board allowed Rabbi Eliezer Berland on the eve of Rosh Hashanah to go from Israel to celebrate the holiday in Uman. According to the 10-th channel ITV, the prosecution objected to the Rabbi, serving a sentence for sexual harassment and indecent assault, left the country.
80-year-old Rabbi Eliezer Berland in two weeks will graduate to serve an 18-month prison sentence. In April, the parole Board of the prisons Administration ordered the transfer to him under house arrest. This decision was taken on humanitarian grounds, as the Rabbi of Berlanda was diagnosed with cancer.
From his prison cell Berland moved into a small hotel next to the Jerusalem hospital «Hadassah». For compliance with the conditions of parole was watched by the security guards of a private security firm.