Man is arrested trying to stop a protest outside a fundraiser for an allegedt child molester in Hasidic Williamsburg.
“I see her crying every day,” Deutsch told The News about the campaign for his 17-year-old girlfriend. “I was a victim too. I know how it feels.”
Religious law prohibits a Jew from reporting another Jew to authorities. Ultra-religious victims often ask for rabbinical approval before talking to cops or prosecutors.
Yiddish posters in the neighborhood
“Anytime people support the victim we encourage that,” said Schmetterer.