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My Father-in-law and Rav Hutner

October 23, 2017

Tags: memoir, rabbi hutner, chaim berlin, stolper, chaim feuerman

Thirty-seven years ago, on the eve of Sukkot, a drunken driver smashed his car into my father-in-law, Rabbi Chaim Feuerman. His legs were crushed. After the 19th operation, he stopped counting. Unfortunately, the hospital botched up the surgeries, extending his stay there by months. Now my father-in-law was in a position to sue and (more…)