Thursday, February 15, the district court in tel Aviv sentenced to eight years in prison Rabbi of the community of Bnei Brak Yeshayahu Rizkana, convicted of rape.
According to investigators, in 2014, a Rabbi several times raped the girl from the community and has made concerning it dissolute actions.
Rescan also sentenced to suspended imprisonment of two years and payment of compensation in the amount of 100 thousand shekels.
September 11, 2017 Rabbi was convicted 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 was convicted 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.