Jews worry as slaughterhouse chief faces jail time

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(RNS) As Sholom Rubashkin sits in an Iowa jail awaiting a possible life sentence on fraud charges related to his now-defunct kosher meat business, his ultra-Orthodox Jewish support base has ramped up protests over his case. Through an online petition, media outreach, Facebook pages and Twitter feeds, some rabbis have called it a “sacred obligation” […]

  • Marlin Grainer

    Life is a fitting sentence for swine of the human kind.