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Labor MP Josh Burns has written to Israel President Reuven Rivlin calling for the court proceedings to be completed "as expeditiously as possible".
Credit: Sydney Morning Herald - Published 3 weeks ago

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The closed court hearing is one in 65 of the nearly decade long saga to bring Leifer back to Australia to face 74 charges of rape and child abuse.
Credit: The Age - Published on February 27, 2020

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has won an assurance from Israel's president that he'll pursue a former Melbourne school principal's extradition to Australia.
Credit: SBS - Published on February 26, 2020

Malka Leifer’s alleged victims in weekly therapy for ongoing trauma over extradition proceedings.
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on February 26, 2020 • Jerusalem Post
The former school principal, facing dozens of charges, has been fighting extradition from Israel for years, with the legal wrangle to bring her before an..
Credit: Haaretz - Published on February 26, 2020

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has won an assurance from Israel's president that he'll pursue a former Melbourne school principal's extradition to Australia.
Credit: SBS - Published on February 26, 2020

Israel's president has told MPs he will take up the extradition case of Malka Leifer with his country's chief justice if no progress is made this week.
Credit: Sydney Morning Herald - Published on February 26, 2020

Reuven Rivlin told MPs he will step in if no progress is made this week in the case of the former school principal who faces charges on 74 counts of sexual..
Credit: Brisbane Times - Published on February 26, 2020

Members of the haredi community helped Leifer flee Australia in 2008, and have since helped her fight extradition on the grounds that she was mentally..
on February 23, 2020 • Jerusalem Post
Hearings on psychological evaluation expected to take place in February or March, further delaying a possible decision on handing over Malka Leifer to Australia..
Credit: Haaretz - Published on February 18, 2020

In January, a panel of three state psychiatrists appointed by the court found that Leifer was feigning mental illness and was fit for trial.
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on February 18, 2020 • Jerusalem Post
‘Enough is enough. This case has gone on for far too long,’ says Australian MP and former Australian ambassador to Israel during debate on motion to..
on February 10, 2020 • Jerusalem Post
Lawmaker says government and parliament 'will not rest until justice is done'
Credit: Haaretz - Published on February 10, 2020

A pair of Liberal and Labor backbenchers will move a motion calling for Israel to immediately extradite alleged paedophile Malka Leifer to Australia.
Credit: SBS - Published on February 10, 2020

Federal MPs from both major parties have united to call on the Israel government to immediately extradite alleged child abuser Malka Leifer to Australia.
Credit: The Age - Published on February 9, 2020

Extradition proceedings for a former Melbourne principal have been delayed yet again.
Credit: SBS - Published on January 15, 2020

Psychiatrists who deemed Australian alleged child sex offender Malka Leifer was feigning mental illness will be cross-examined, a court has ruled.
Credit: SBS - Published on January 14, 2020

Psychiatrists who deemed Australian alleged child sex offender Malka Leifer was feigning mental illness will be cross-examined, a court has ruled.
Credit: SBS - Published on January 14, 2020

Hearings on psychological evaluation expected to take place in February or March, further delaying a possible decision on extraditing Leifer to Australia for..
Credit: Haaretz - Published on January 14, 2020

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli court Tuesday delayed extradition proceedings for a woman facing dozens of sexual abuse charges in Australia, dashing hopes the..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published on January 14, 2020

Israeli officials are seeking to expedite an extradition hearing for a woman facing dozens of sexual abuse charges in Australia.
Credit: The Age - Published on January 13, 2020

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli officials are seeking to expedite an extradition hearing for a woman facing dozens of sexual-abuse charges in Australia after a..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published on January 13, 2020

The continued delay in ruling on the Malka Leifer case has strained Israel’s ties with its close friend Australia.
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Credit: Jerusalem Post - Published on January 11, 2020

Psychiatrists in Israel tasked with determining former Melbourne principal Malka Leifer's mental fitness have declared she is able to face an extradition trial.
Credit: SBS - Published on January 10, 2020

Submitting their findings to the Jerusalem District Court, the panel of three psychiatric experts stated Leifer was fit to stand trial.
Credit: The Age - Published on January 9, 2020

Is there an end in sight to a process that has dragged on for more than a decade?
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on January 9, 2020 • Jerusalem Post
Psychiatrists in Israel tasked with determining former Melbourne principal Malka Leifer's mental fitness have declared she is able to face an extradition trial.
Credit: SBS - Published on January 9, 2020

Psychiatrists in Israel tasked with determining former Melbourne principal Malka Leifer's mental fitness have declared she is able to face an extradition trial.
Credit: SBS - Published on January 9, 2020

Expert opinion to be submitted to court, possibly paving the way for Leifer's extradition to Australia, where she faces 74 charges of indecent acts and rape
Credit: Haaretz - Published on January 9, 2020

Leifer could now face extradition to Australia where she is wanted on 74 charges of sexual molestation and rape of school girls.
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on January 9, 2020 • Jerusalem Post
Israel's new Health Minister has denied attempting to prevent the extradition to Australia of alleged paedophile school principal Malka Leifer.
Credit: The Age - Published on December 30, 2019

Zionist Federation of Australia president excoriates decision to name Yaakov Litzman as minister over his alleged attempt to prevent the extradition of accused..
Credit: Haaretz - Published on December 29, 2019

The latest in the legal circus that is accused rapist's extradition affair, hearing delayed because psychiatrists 'hadn't noticed' it was set
Credit: Haaretz - Published on December 10, 2019

Much of the Australian-Jewish community is angered, frustrated by perceived Israeli foot-dragging over alleged child abuser’s extradition to face 74 charges..
Credit: Haaretz - Published on December 10, 2019

A new psychiatric panel decision on former Melbourne school principal Malka Leifer's mental fitness to stand an extradition trial to face charges of child abuse..
Credit: The Age - Published on December 10, 2019

Judge grants extension to psych panel in extradition affair that has strained Israel-Australia relations after state prosecutor says they forgot hearing was due
Credit: Haaretz - Published on December 10, 2019

A new decision on Melbourne school principal Malka Leifer's mental fitness to stand an extradition trial has been delayed until 2020.
Credit: SBS - Published on December 10, 2019

'How much longer can we hold on?' one of the alleged victims asked.
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on December 10, 2019 • Jerusalem Post
Because of Israeli foot dragging over extraditing accused pedophile to Australia, the country's UN delegation in Geneva shunned the Israeli delegation's..
Credit: Haaretz - Published on December 8, 2019

Proposal could deal another blow to the increasingly fraught Israeli-Australian relations five years after Malka Leifer's extradition was first requested
Credit: Haaretz - Published on December 6, 2019

Why has Israel been unable to bring an end to the shocking saga of alleged sexual abuse by the principal of an Australian haredi school?
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on December 6, 2019 • Jerusalem Post
Malka Leifer is fighting against extradition to Australia where she faces 74 charges of abusing students at a Melbourne Jewish school.
Credit: Sydney Morning Herald - Published on December 3, 2019

Malka Leifer is fighting against extradition to Australia where she faces 74 charges of abusing students at a Melbourne Jewish school.
Credit: The Age - Published on December 3, 2019

Accused of the sexual assault and rape of three Australian sisters, Leifer will undergo testing by a panel of psychiatrists to see if she is mentally fit to..
Credit: Haaretz - Published on December 3, 2019

Accused abuser Malka Leifer will have a final psychiatric assessment before a decision is made on whether she is fit for a trial to extradite her to Australia.
Credit: SBS - Published on December 3, 2019

Credit: Jerusalem Post - Published on December 3, 2019

Accused abuser Malka Leifer will have a final psychiatric assessment before a decision is made on whether she is fit for a trial to extradite her to Australia.
Credit: SBS - Published on December 3, 2019

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by a former educator accused of sexually abusing students in Australia, paving the way for a..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published on December 3, 2019

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