Orthodox school's bid to settle abuse case rejectedA Brooklyn judge has rejected an Orthodox Jewish day school's attempt to settle a civil lawsuit brought by a boy who said he had been sexually abused by one of the school's teachers.
Yeshiva University Admits: "The school dealt with allegations of 'improper sexual activity' against staff members by quietly allowing them to leave and find jobs elsewhere."Read more
Bobov has a long history of covering-up sexual abuse within its community. Most recently, allegations of child sexual abuse at its summer camp were covered-up and children were instructed not to discuss what had happened to them.Read more
Newly disclosed documents from the records of Brooklyn DA Charles Hynes casts doubt on his role in a notorious molestation case from the 1980's, suggesting that for many years, his office paid little attention to it.Read more
Four hasidim were arrested in Williamsburg for attempting to silence an abuse victim by using bribery and threats of violence.Read more
Dovid Zwiebel (seen here with Archbishop Timothy Dolan), the VP of America's leading ultra-Orthodox umbrella group tells parents that a child who reports being sexually abused may not go to the police without first getting permission from a rabbi.
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In a special report, Channel 4 Dispatches goes undercover to expose the way the ultra Orthodox community in London has for decades been dealing with paedophilia.