All posts tagged Malka Leifer

Leifer remains in jail after appeal succeeds

Malka Leifer will remain in prison until a decision on her extradition is made after a judge said “there is no place to trust” her.

Leifer: Rabbi retracts release request

MALKA Leifer's continued detention in a psychiatric facility is proof that together the community can create a culture that is morally accountable, one of her alleged victims Dassi Erlich said.

Leifer ‘fit for trial’ but delays loom

For the first time since Malka Leifer allegedly sexually abused children in Melbourne, a court-appointed psychiatrist has determined she is fit to stand trial.

Hearing delayed

ALLEGED child sexual abuser Malka Leifer will face an Israeli court next Tuesday night (Australian time) to determine if she is fit and proper to face extradition proceedings to Australia.

Leifer faces Israeli court

Malka Leifer finally faced an Israeli judge, after police officers claimed that she was faking mental illness to avoid court proceedings.

Sisters elated as Leifer arrested in Israel

Nicole Meyer said she almost fell off her bed when someone from the Israeli Ministry of Justice called her on Monday night and told her Malka Leifer had been arrested.

Third reprieve for Leifer

AN Israeli judge has let Malka Leifer (pictured) off the hook for another six months, ruling out extradition hearings until June.

Leifer extradition on PM’s agenda

CHILD sexual abuse survivor Dassi Erlich is hoping she is close to a breakthrough that could see her alleged attacker, Malka Leifer, face justice.

Bring Back Leifer

AUSTRALIAN Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull met with child sexual abuse survivor Dassi Erlich last Friday to discuss the stalled extradition proceedings against former Adass Israel principal Malka Leifer.

Erlich to meet PM

CHILD sexual abuse survivor Dassi Erlich is set to meet with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Friday as she escalates her campaign to have former Adass Israel principal Malka Leifer extradited to Australia.