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Justice for Sholom

April 27, 2010 | by

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Sholom Rubashkin was convicted of fraud and is scheduled for sentencing this week. While there is little dispute about his guilt (and shame he has brought on to the Jewish community), there seems to be an over-zealous prosecutor who is asking the court to give a life sentence, which appears to be excessive given the nature of the crime and various mitigating factors as described in the video below.

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