By Murray Weiss, DNAinfo.com June 21, 2012
BROOKLYN — Four men were arrested Thursday morning for allegedly offering a $500,000 bribe to a sexually abused teenager to get her to drop charges against a popular Orthodox community counselor who is presently on trial in Brooklyn.
Schneur Borenstein who was molested by Rabbi Bryski
and Mark Appel speaking to Dov Hikind in Albany
Activists and pols gather in support of the Child Victims Act with would extend the statute of limitations for child sex abuse cases. Agudath Israel of America and Satmar, along with the Catholic Church, oppose the bill!!
A Chabad Survivor Of Child Sex Abuse Speaks In Albany
Lobby Day in Albany for Advocates Who Want to End Childhood Sex Abuse
Published on failedmessiah.com March 1, 2012
ALBANY, NY, FEBRUARY 29, 2012 --- Assemblywoman Margaret Markey held a press conference here today to present first-person account of abuse survivors who were victimized at the hands of members of religious organizations. The program was held in conjunction with a Lobby Day by supporters of her Child Victims Act of New York (A5488).
This event is one of three Markey is holding this week to focus the attention of the Legislature and Governor on the issue of childhood sexual abuse and her Child Victims Act of NY legislation (A5488). On February 28th she put a focus on abuse in the arena of sports when she presented two men who have charged they were abused as ball boys by a former Syracuse University coach and others.
Tomorrow, Thursday, March 1, 1:00 p.m., her focus will be on broader legal and social issues relating to statutes of limitations and speakers will include Henry Miller, past president of the New York State Bar Association, and Albany County District Attorney David Soares. .. READ MORE
Click to watch video of Mark Appel http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=NsY8GNZKoVI#!