Hotel security guard faces jail time for defacing Torah scroll

22.11.2013                      19.Kislew.5774

Jüdische Welt:

Hotel security guard faces jail time for defacing Torah scroll

Justin Baker pleaded guilty on Monday to civil rights intimidation for violating the students of the Margolin Hebrew Academy's Cooper Yeshiva High School of Memphis, as well as felony vandalism.

A former hotel security guard pleaded guilty to a federal civil rights charge for defacing a Jewish school’s Torah scroll and prayer books….