Identity Theft Arrest Related to Dead Sea Scrolls Dispute

scroll2If you’re not familiar with the saga surrounding the discovery,¬†acquisition, translation and subsequent publications of the Dead Sea Scrolls, you don’t have enough excitement in your life. For the latest criminal investigations involving a major case of lashon hara, read up on the latest article from the New York Times in which a debate regarding the identity of the Qumran community ends up in an arrest for identity theft.