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Malka Leifer case: outrage at Israeli court ‘farce’ after panel no-show delays psych hearing

Malka Leifer loses bid to avoid new examination over mental

Hearing postponed until next year for former Melbourne principal, who faces extradition on child sexual abuse charges Israeli court proceedings have been condemned as an “absolute farce” after a hearing in the Malka Leifer case was postponed for a month because the psychiatric panel due to report on her fitness to stand trial said it was unaware of the hearing date.Leifer faces extradition to Australia on 74 charges of sexually assaulting students during her time at Melbourne’s ultra-orthodox Adass Israel school. Continue reading…

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Publish date : 2019-12-10 21:50:47

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