Photo Gallery: Trial for 93-Year-Old Auschwitz Guard
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Photo Gallery: Trial for 93-Year-Old Auschwitz Guard

Auschwitz Trial Late Case Raises Questions about Justice System

Prosecutors claim 93-year-old former Auschwitz worker Hans Lipschis is complicit in the murder of thousands of people. The charges raise questions about how to interpret guilt in the Holocaust, as well as why the German justice system waited so long to pursue such cases.
Translated from the German by Paul Cohen