Monday, September 11, the Rabbi of the community synagogue in Bnei Brak was found guilty of sexual crimes against girls, is a member of the community, which he heads.
It is noted that the defendant had engaged in sexual relations with a girl with her consent. However, since she was answerable to him, this qualifies as rape. In addition, it is established that the defendant had made proximity with the victim by fraud.
In total, the Rabbi found guilty of four counts of rape and five counts of sexual harassment against girls.
According to the court, the man used his status and familiarity with the girl’s family to commit a crime against her.