An Open Secret: Rabbi Heshi Nussbaum's abuse of boys in Toronto's Jewish community

Headshot of Simona Jellinek, Sexual Abuse Lawyer

This is a troubling story of a Toronto rabbi who assaulted young boys in his care and how--despite allegations and rumours in the Jewish community--it took decades to bring him to justice.

Note: this documentary deals with disturbing material. The victims names and voices have been altered to protect their identities.

Simona Jellinek of Jellinek Ellis Gluckstein Lawyers comments on the details of the case against Rabbi Heshi Nussbaum on CBC Radio's: The Current.

Listen to the radio episode here.


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