All posts tagged Manny Waks

Medical committee rules Leifer faked medical condition to avoid extradition

A medical committee has ruled that alleged sexual predator Malka Leifer, the former Australian principal accused of molesting numerous pupils, has faked her mental illness in an effort to elude extradition from Israel.

Litzman meeting ‘deeply hurtful’

THE Israel–Australia Chamber of Commerce (IACC) has apologised for setting up a meeting in Jerusalem between WA Deputy Premier and Health Minister Roger Cook and Israel's Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman, who allegedly meddled in court proceedings to help accused child-sex abuser Malka Leifer.

Report: Litzman didn’t just intervene for Leifer

EXPLOSIVE new claims regarding the Malka Leifer case are prompting calls for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to change his planned coalition. 

Leifer, Litzman revelations set to air

THE scandal over a top Israeli politician's alleged interference in the Malka Leifer case is expected to cause an earthquake in Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition-building. 

‘Leifer functions like a normal woman’

A private investigator who tracked alleged sex-offender Malka Leifer has said that during the two weeks he and his associates followed her they did not witness anything that would indicate she does not function like a normal person.

A sense of vindication and empowerment

Seven years after Manny Waks publicly revealed he was sexually abused at Yeshivah in Melbourne, he attended the National Apology with other victims this week.

National apology provides sense of vindication

Believe me when I tell you that there are many more victims/survivors from Jewish community institutions than you could imagine.

Extradition request expected to be issued

VICTORIA Police are expected to issue a warrant for the arrest of alleged child sexual abuser Velvel Serebryanski, who is now living in New York.

Rabbi Beck mourned

JUST two weeks after moving to Israel due to ill health, following three decades as the spiritual leader of Melbourne's Adass community, Rabbi Avraham Tzvi Beck passed away on Monday at the age of 85.

An emotional rollercoaster

THE emotional rollercoaster for alleged victims of Malka Leifer continued last week when the former Adass Israel principal earned another stay in court.