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Lawsuit filed in case against rabbi with ties to Towson U. accused of voyeurism
Lawsuit filed in case against rabbi with ties to Towson U. accused of voyeurism

A lawsuit filed Tuesday against a Georgetown synagogue and others accuses the sanctuary's authorities of covering up a series of unusual practices of an influential rabbi, which the suit says allowed his alleged secret recordings of women in a ritual bath to go unchecked. The lawsuit was filed by a student at Georgetown University Law School, who accuses the rabbi, 62-year-old Barry Freundel, of luring her to the bath as part of her studies at the school. Among the unusual customs,  the suit alleges, were the use of practice dunks before the bath, known as a mikvah, and encouraging non-Jews, unmarried women and students to use the bath as part of their studies,...

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