24 months in federal prison is what I'm hearing. But so far no documents are posted on the court's website. Picture from Yeshiva World, which also is reporting 24 months in federal prison.
"It's been a very difficult year. We're all very proud of the institutions and all the work of the Spinka. But we're very disappointed the case happened, that our institutions were supported through crime.
"This episode is a wakeup call. Rabbis have to adhere to the strictest interpretation of complying with the laws of the government.
"This whole thing is a devastating blow for all the young people who look to the rebbe as a role model. What do we say to our kids who are doing wrong? The rebbe did it too?"