Satmars recoil at Jewish counselor’s heavy sentence for sex abuse

24.01.2013                      13.Schwat. 5773

Jüdische Welt:

Satmars recoil at Jewish counselor's heavy sentence for sex abuse

U.S. Jewish community debates whether Nechemya Weberman’s 103-year sentence will deter or encourage other victims to step forward.

The stunning 103-year prison term imposed on Brooklyn “therapist” Nechemya Weberman for sexually abusing a girl has unleashed fierce debate, with many members of his ultra-Orthodox community saying the harsh sentence is unfair especially compared with punishment meted out to other notorious criminals….