Rabbi Eliezer Berland indicted for sex offenses

By MAARIV ONLINE, JPOST.COM STAFF
July 29, 2016 11:54

 
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Rabbi Eliezer Berland was indicted Friday morning at the Jerusalem District Court for sex offenses.

Berland, 79, was successfully extradited from South Africa to Israel on two weeks ago, with the Israel police arresting him upon arrival at Ben Gurion Airport on suspicion of various sex offenses.

Jeremy Sharon contributed to this report.

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