The Times says the case is among "a wave of sexual abuse cases involving Orthodox Jews" that the Brooklyn D.A. Charles Hynes is prosecuting "after decades in which such prosecutions were rare."
A similar trial involving Williamsburg's Nechemya Weberman, accused of molesting for years a girl he was "treating" (without a license) continues Tuesday in the same courthouse.
Sadly, Rabbi Aharon Titelbaum, one of the two Brooklyn Satmar rebbes, on Saturday night categorized the the girl who has accused Weberman of raping her as a whore, reports the Failed Messiah blog.
"When they go down [into impurity, darkness and sin], they go down all the way," he told his fellow Satmar men.
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