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Rabbis plotted to kidnap husbands, force divorces, FBI says

Date: October 10, 2013
Author: Allison "Allie" Malloy
QUOTE: A group of rabbis face kidnapping charges after allegedly arranging assaults of Orthodox Jewish husbands to persuade them to grant divorces to their wives, authorities said Thursday....Their goal? To obtain "gets," a document that Jewish law requires a husband to present to his wife in order to be issued a divorce, the complaint says.

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