Investment Manager Who (Allegedly!) Teamed Up With Wife To Harass Coach For Benching Kid Also (Allegedly!) Harassed Friend And Golfing Buddy

Though apparently didn't feel the need to switch up his burner account.
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Paradigm Capital Group chief David Kushner who, along with his wife Nanci, was charged this week with "unleashing a two-year barrage of anonymous, negative e-mails in a bid to get the[ir] kid’s coach to quit or be fired" apparently used similar tactics (and the same email address) in dealing with a pal.

The Kushners also were charged with harassment last week in Tenafly, where police say they sent anonymous emails to a former friend...In the Tenafly case, the Kushners sent emails under the account of joeydag1@gmail.com to Tenafly resident Cory Hechler, a longtime friend and golfing partner of David Kushner. Hechler had filed a civil lawsuit in 2014 alleging that Kushner persuaded him to invest in business deals that lost a substantial amount of money. In the case of the Cresskill coach, the Kushners allegedly used the joeydag1@gmail.com account four times in the last two years to send messages to school officials "in an attempt to have him dismissed" from his position as a coach and a health teacher, according to police documents. Other emails were sent from an account called coachdoto@gmail.com, police said.

Obviously the Kushners can't go back in time but for the rest of you, let this be a lesson: if you're going to cyber stalk a variety of people, don't get lazy and use the same gmail account every time. This isn't amateur hour.

Kushner resigns as president of Alpine club; couple called coach anti-Semitic, report says [NJ]

Earlier: If Stalking Their Son’s High School Basketball Coach For Lack Of Playing Time Is Wrong, Investment Manager And His Wife Don’t Wanna Be Right

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