Wired News: New Tech Protects Ancient Torahs: “The Burlingame Police Department circulated a bulletin to other law enforcement agencies listing their stolen Torah’s vital statistics — 40 pounds, 175 feet, 600 to 800 years old, ‘contains the five books of Moses’ — but nothing that would help a cop pick it out of a lineup.”

The tricksy and very profitable art of torah stealing.

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