All posts tagged Rabbi Yaakov Litzman

Claims against ministers rock Netanyahu campaign

THE Malka Leifer case was catapulted to the heart of Israel’s election debate this week, as opposition politicians claimed that the new scandal shows that the Netanyahu government is rotten.

Israeli police: ‘Charge Litzman’

ISRAEL'S health chief should face charges for allegedly interfering with the Malka Leifer case, Israeli police concluded this week.

Police recommend indicting Litzman for allegedly aiding Leifer

ISRAELI police on Tuesday recommended indicting Deputy Health Minister and United Torah Judaism leader Yaakov Litzman on fraud and breach of trust for allegedly interfering in the extradition of alleged pedophile 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. 

New claim against Litzman, court hears Leifer is schizophrenic

ISRAEL'S Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman is suspected of receiving a bribe in relation to the Malka Leifer case, according to a television report. 

‘Extradite Leifer’ pleads voter

THE ongoing saga surrounding attempts to extradite Malka Leifer has impacted on the Israeli election, for one Australian oleh at least.

‘Distortion of justice’

AN Australian doctor first raised alarm bells over the conduct of Israel's Deputy Health Minister and Jerusalem's district psychiatrist in the Malka Leifer case almost a year ago.