Demjanjuk's Disputed ID Defense Calls to Suspend Trial of Suspected Nazi Guard

A newly discovered FBI report has thrown into turmoil the trial in Munich of John Demjanjuk, an accused Nazi camp guard. The report argues that a central piece of evidence -- an SS identity card -- was faked by the KGB. Rumors of a counterfeit job aren't new, though.
Von SPIEGEL Staff
The most thoroughly examined document in modern German courts?

The most thoroughly examined document in modern German courts?

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With reporting by Jan Friedmann