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Touro Synagogue - Wikipedia

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The Touro Synagogue is a 1763 synagogue in Newport, Rhode Island, that is the oldest ... The Jeshuat Israel congregation itself dates back to 1658 when 15 Spanish ... York's Congregation Shearit...

Congregation Jeshuat Israel v. Congregation Shearith Israel -

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Congregation Jeshuat Israel v. Congregation Shearith Israel. Current Court: First Circuit Court of Appeals Status: Pending at the First Circuit Becket Role: Amicus

Shearith Israel Loses Bid for Control of Touro Synagogue - The New ...

www.nytimes.com/2016/05/17/us/shearith-israel-loses-lawsuit-touro-synagogue-newport.html

May 16, 2016 ... The ruling clears the way for Jeshuat Israel to sell a pair of Colonial-era silver ... The judge chastised the New York congregation for claiming ...

CONGREGATION JESHUAT ISRAEL v ... - U.S. District Court

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May 16, 2016 ... Congregation Jeshuat Israel of Newport should be appointed as the new ... removing Shearith Israel as trustee for Touro Synagogue and land, ...

Battle of the Synagogues: The Touro (NYC) Vs. Shearith (Newport ...

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Jun 15, 2016 ... Congregation Jeshuat Israel! Last month, a federal judge finally delivered a 106- page ruling that grants the congregation control over its own ...

Read Every Word of This Ruling That Grants ... - Tablet Magazine

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May 18, 2016 ... Congregation Jeshuat Israel, which prays at Touro Synagogue, wanted to sell the bells citing financial issues. Shearith Israel objected, saying ...

Federal judge awards control of Touro Synagogue to Newport ...

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May 16, 2016 ... In doing so, McConnell named Congregation Jeshuat trustee of the historic ... and removed New York City's Congregation Shearith Israel from.

Kramer Levin Obtains Procedural Victory for Touro Synagogue in ...

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Feb 14, 2014 ... Congregation Jeshuat Israel brought suit against Congregation Shearith Israel in Rhode Island seeking a declaration that it owns and has the ...

Touro Outcome in Hands of Federal Judge | September 24, 2015 ...

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Sep 24, 2015 ... ... prompted when Newport's Congregation Jeshuat Israel (CJI) moved to ... New York City's Congregation Shearith Israel (CSI) objected to the ...

7.1 - Rhode Island Jewish Historical Association

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of Congregation Shearith Israel of New York City, title and trust of the synagogue having ... paradox that was, and still is, Congregation Jeshuat Israel. It settled.

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Rhode Island Congregation Wins $7M Shul vs. Shul Legal Battle ...

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May 17, 2016 ... Shearith sued Newport's Congregation Jeshuat Israel when it learned the Rhode Island group had reached a deal to sell the bells, known as ...

Congregation Shearith Israel v. Congregation Jeshuat Israel, No. 1 ...

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Congregation Shearith Israel v. Congregation Jeshuat Israel, No. 1:2012cv08406 - Document 47 (S.D.N.Y. 2014) case opinion from the Southern District of New ...

Torah Bells Legal Battle Between Touro Synagogue & Congregation ...

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Aug 15, 2013 ... On the other hand, the Newport Congregation Jeshuat Israel wants Shearith Israel members removed as its trustees as well as an affirmation of ...