Husband of Nechemya Weberman's Accuser Is a Victim of a Death Threat

Nechemya Weberman, front, second from right.
The husband of the Orthodox Jewish teen whose testimony was the lynchpin in the sexual assault case against a religious counselor in the Brooklyn Satmar Hasidic community received a death threat on his Facebook on Monday afternoon. Boorey Deutsch, whose wife was 12 years old when Nechemya Weberman began abusing her -- abuse that would continue for three years -- received a nasty comment regarding his wife's role in landing Weberman a 103-year prison sentence.

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Yeshiva Principal Emanuel Yegutkin Convicted on 75 Counts in Child Sex Abuse Case

Former Elite High School principal Emanuel Yegutkin could spend the rest of his life in prison for repeatedly sexually abusing three young boys.

A former principal at a Jewish High School in Brooklyn could potentially spend the rest of his life in prison after getting convicted yesterday on 75 counts of sex-with-a-kid-related crimes.

The jury in the case against Emanuel Yegutkin found that the former principal at Elite High School in Bensonhurst repeatedly sexually abused three young boys over a 10-year period, starting in 1996.

None of 33-year-old Yegutkin's victims were students at the school where he was employed until his 2009 arrest -- authorities say he met the boys after befriending their father and getting close with their family. 

Yegutkin was frequently invited to the family's Friday night shabbat dinners, where he had access to the three brothers.

"He would touch me under the table," one of the boys testified at trial. "I wasn't taught about sexuality, so I wasn't sure if it was right or wrong."

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Four More Hasids Accused Of Interfering With Orthodox Sex Abuse Trial

For the second time this year, four Orthodox Jews have been arrested for allegedly interfering in the trial of prominent Jewish leader/"therapist" Nechemya Weberman, who allegedly sexually abused one of his patients for several years, starting when the girl was only 12 years old.

The four men arrested allegedly took photos of the victim as she testified in front of a Brooklyn jury yesterday, presumably to intimidate the girl. One of the photos ended up on Twitter.

The four men -- Lemon Juice, 30, Joseph Fried, 23, Yona Weisman, 23, and Abraham Zupnick, 23 -- are all members of the insular Satmar sect of Hasidic Judaism based in Williamsburgh, of which Weberman is a leader.

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