Nazi War Crimes Trial Starts Demjanjuk's Lawyer Accuses Judge of Prejudice

The trial of John Demjanjuk, accused of helping to murder 27,900 Jews in the Holocaust, started in Munich on Monday under the glare of the world's press. His lawyer said Demjanjuk would have been killed if he hadn't carried out his orders -- and caused outrage by claiming he was "on the same level" with Holocaust survivors.
Photo Gallery: Trial of John Demjanjuk Starts in Munich
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Photo Gallery: Trial of John Demjanjuk Starts in Munich

cro -- with wire reports
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