Despite tearful pleas from victims, a judge sentenced a one-time religious instructor for a prominent Brookline school Thursday to 10 years probation for sexually abusing three of his students in Boston during the 1975-1976 school year. The sentence for Rabbi Stanley Z. Levitt, who pleaded guilty Wednesday to four countsof indecent assault and battery on a child, stunned and angered the three victims, who gathered in the Suffolk Superior courtroom to face their abuser and witness the sentencing.
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