PIKESVILLE, Md. — A rabbi who was accused of sexual abuse and fired from a non-public Jewish faculty in a Baltimore suburb is suing the dad and mom of his accusers and an activist in New York.
The Baltimore Solar reviews that Rabbi Steven Krawatsky, who additionally goes by the primary identify Shmuel, filed the lawsuit Tuesday in a Maryland federal courtroom.
The go well with says Krawatsky was accused of abusing two boys at a Frederick County camp the place he labored as counselor.
Krawatsky denies the accusations.
Authorities investigated and prosecutors didn’t deliver prices.
The lawsuit’s claims embody defamation and invasion of privateness.
It additionally names sexual abuse advocate Chaim Levin as a defendant and says he known as Krawatsky “extraordinarily harmful” in a Fb submit.
Beth Tfiloh faculty in Pikesville fired Krawatsky amid the allegations.