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  • German prosecutors say doctors did not hasten Demjanjuk’s death

    November 27, 2012 | 1:17 pm

    Nazi war criminal John Demjanjuk's death was not hastened by medication administered at a nursing home in Bavaria, prosecutors said.

    Ulrich Busch, an attorney for Demjanjuk, who died in March, filed a complaint in May with German prosecutors asking them to open an investigation...

  • German rabbi criminally charged for performing circumcisions

    August 21, 2012 | 3:18 pm

    A rabbi in Bavaria has been slapped with criminal charges of committing bodily harm, in the first known case to arise from an anti-circumcision ruling in May.

    The charge against Rabbi David Goldberg, who is a mohel, or ritual circumciser , means that the May decision in the state of...