Chadrei Chareidim reports that a Spanish court has found Chabad Rabbi Eli Hecht not guilty of drug trafficking. If no appeal is filed, he can return to Israel within the coming week. Let's hope all goes smoothly for him.
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A Connecticut judge has ruled the city of Hartford cannot use its zoning rules to prevent a sect of Orthodox Jews from using a former church as their place of worship, a case observers say had anti-Semitic overtones.
Superior Court Judge Maria Araujo Kahn recently ordered the city's Zoning Board of Appeals to undo its decision upholding a zoning enforcement officer's initial “cease and desist'' order against Chabad Chevra.
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