A first: Judicial Committee elects 2 Ethiopian female judges

The Israel Bar Association announced on Thursday that for the first time in Israeli history, two Ethiopian women have been selected by the Israeli Judicial Committee to serve as judges. Adenko Sabhat... Read more »

High Court Refuses to Drop Berhan Bank Fraud Charges

Although Siman’s lawyer requested that the case be dropped, the judge insisted he must hear it from the plaintiffs A company accused by Berhan International Bank (BIB) of civil charges of fraud... Read more »
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Village of Hope co-founder Lon Harvey Kennard pleads guilty to child sex abuse

A Wasatch County man accused of sexually abusing three of his adopted Ethiopian children pleaded guilty Wednesday to reduced charges. Lon Harvey Kennard Sr., 69, was initially charged in 4th District Court... Read more »

Family apologizes after his Ethiopian adopted childrens sexual abuse arrest

Heber City » Minutes after a judge ordered 68-year-old Village of Hope co-founder Lon Harvey Kennard held without bail on charges that he sexually abused two of his adopted daughters Wednesday, his... Read more »