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Menachem Youlus Torah Fraud

Demanding Accountability In The 'Holocaust Torah Scrolls' Scam

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 04.10.2012 | Religion
Menachem Rosensaft

It remains to be seen whether Zitelman and others at Save a Torah who kept their heads in the sand long after evidence of Youlus' fraudulent scheme had become incontrovertible will ever offer a public apology for their role in this abomination.

How We Sugarcoat The Holocaust

Alan Elsner | Posted 04.07.2012 | Religion
Alan Elsner

A sad story approached a sad conclusion last week when a rabbi pleaded guilty to fraud for falsely selling what he claimed were Torah scrolls rescued from the Holocaust to synagogues and Jewish communities.

'Jewish Indiana Jones' Charged In Torah Fraud

AP | By LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 10.24.2011 | Religion

NEW YORK -- A Jewish charity co-founder who claimed he crisscrossed the globe rescuing Torahs as a "Jewish Indiana Jones" surrendered Wednesday to fac...