February 21, 2014
by Stephen Adelgren
German officials on Thursday raided the homes of three men and arrested them for their suspected roles as guards at the Auschwitz death camp during World War II. The men, aged 88, 92 and 94, are currently being detained in the Hohenasperg prison hospital. They are being charged as accessories to ...[read more]
February 2, 2013
by Arjun Mishra
On February 2, 2011, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that a Detroit immigration court had ordered the removal of a Michigan resident accused of murdering Jewish people while serving as a member of Nazi-supported Ukrainian Auxiliary Police during World War II. John Kalymon, who ...[read more]
September 13, 2012
by Keith Herting
The US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit on Wednesday refused to reconsider a decision to deny a posthumous appeal to restore the citizenship of convicted Nazi guard John Demjanjuk. Demjanjuk, a retired Ohio autoworker convicted of being an accessory to over 28,000 murders as a guard at a ...[read more]
June 29, 2012
by Jamie Reese
The Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit on Thursday rejected the request to restore the citizenship of John Demjanjuk, a retired Ohio autoworker convicted of being an accessory to over 28,000 murders as a guard at a Nazi extermination camp. Demjanjuk died in a nursing home in March pending an ...[read more]
June 9, 2012
by Cynthia Miley
On June 9, 2011, a Munich court denied Spain's request to extradite retired US autoworker and convicted concentration camp guard John Demjanjuk to stand trial in Madrid. The Spanish National Court had sought Demjanjuk's extradition so he could stand trial on charges of genocide and crimes against ...[read more]
May 7, 2012
by Garrett Eisenhour
On May 7, 2009, the US Supreme Court denied an application for a stay of deportation filed by accused concentration camp prison guard John Demjanjuk. Demjanjuk was facing deportation to Germany where he had been charged with 29,000 counts of accessory to murder for his alleged actions at the ...[read more]
March 18, 2012
by Jaimie Cremeans
John Demjanjuk, a retired Ohio autoworker convicted of being an accessory to over 28,000 murders as a guard at a Nazi extermination camp, died in a nursing home Saturday at the age of 91. Demjanjuk, who was born in Ukraine and later became a US citizen, was convicted in a German court in May and ...[read more]
October 20, 2011
by Michael Haggerson
Lawyers for convicted Nazi guard John Demjanjuk filed a request in the US District Court for the Northern District of Ohio for a hearing to determine whether the FBI failed to turn over evidence that could have assisted Demjanjuk's case. Demjanjuk was convicted in Germany in May on more than ...[read more]
October 5, 2011
by Ashley Hileman
German prosecutors intend to reopen hundreds of investigations involving former Nazi death camp guards, according to Wednesday reports. This initiative results from the conviction of John Demjanjuk, a retired US autoworker who served as a guard at a camp in Poland in 1943 and was deported to ...[read more]
June 9, 2011
by Maureen Cosgrove
A Munich court on Thursday denied Spain's request to extradite retired US autoworker and convicted Nazi guard John Demjanjuk to stand trial in Madrid. The Spanish National Court in January sought Demjanjuk's extradition so he could stand trial on charges of genocide and crimes against humanity ...[read more]

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