All posts tagged Malka Leifer

Kluwgant quits Adass

RABBI Meir Shlomo Kluwgant has resigned as principal and CEO of  Melbourne’s Adass Israel School.

Adass: Kluwgant not principal

The Adass Israel School appears to have backflipped on its appointment of Rabbi Meir Shlomo Kluwgant as principal.

Southwick delivers Leifer petition

MEMBER for Caulfield David Southwick has presented Israeli politicians with a petition calling for the extradition of alleged child sexual abuser Malka Leifer.

Outcry over Adass appointment

THE Adass Israel School in Melbourne has come under fire after appointing Rabbi Meir Shlomo Kluwgant as its new principal.

Knesset petitioned over Leifer

THE Victorian Parliamentary Friends of Israel (VPFI) has launched a petition to help bring alleged child sexual abuser Malka Leifer back to Australia.

L’hitraot Dave

AS Dave Sharma prepared to leave Israel after four years serving as Australian Ambassador to the Jewish State, he insisted that bringing alleged child sexual abuser Malka Leifer to justice “is important for the Australia-Israel relationship”.

Bishop: ‘Australia will never forget’

VISIBLY moved, Julie Bishop wrapped up her visit to Yad Vashem on Sunday by highlighting the “special place” that Holocaust survivors have in the hearts of Australians.

Thousands sign petition against Leifer decision

NEWS that former Adass Israel head teacher Malka Leifer will not be returning from Israel to face justice any time soon and will be freed from home detention has caused shock waves in Australia, prompting more than 3500 people so far to sign petitions protesting last week’s ruling by an Israeli court.

Leifer wins appeal, remains free

JERUSALEM - Former Adass Israel head teacher Malka Leifer has been enjoying a taste of freedom this week, as her alleged victims come to terms with the knowledge that she’s unlikely to face extradition proceedings any time soon.

Second lawsuit against Leifer

FORMER head teacher of Melbourne’s Adass Israel School Malka Leifer (pictured) is facing a second lawsuit relating to child sex abuse.