OU Expresses Relief and Frustration at Mixed Verdict in Nelson Trial

The Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations, the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish synagogue organization, today expressed a mixture of relief and frustration upon the conviction of Lemrick Nelson who was found guilty of violating the rights of Yankel Rosenbaum by fatally … Continued
Read More Posted at May 14, 2003 at 4:24 pm

OU Condemns UN Secretary General’s Criticism of Israel

The Orthodox Union’s Institute for Public Affairs today deplored United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan’s criticism of Israeli self-defense measures in the Gaza Strip. Calling these measures “contrary to international humanitarian law”, his remarks ignored the Palestinian suicide bombings that … Continued

OU Applauds Senate Introduction of Workplace Religious Freedom Bill

Today, the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America – the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization representing nearly 1,000 congregations nationwide — applauded Friday’s introduction of the Workplace Religious Freedom Act [“WRFA”], by Senators Rick Santorum (R-PA) and John … Continued
Read More Posted at April 14, 2003 at 4:21 pm

Orthodox Union to Present Award to Senator Orrin Hatch

On Wednesday, March 12, 2003 the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America – the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization – will present United States Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) with an award in recognition of the senator’s steadfast support … Continued
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