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'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' asks for clemency to avoid jail

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' asks for clemency to avoid jail

Former Auschwitz guard Oskar Groening launches bid for clemency in a final bid to avoid serving his sentence as an accessory to murder.Elad Benari, 16/01/2018 05:33
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' must go to jail, judge rules

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' must go to jail, judge rules

Germany's constitutional court rejects appeal of former SS guard Oskar Groening against his jail sentence.Elad Benari, Canada, 29/12/2017 21:46
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' challenges jail sentence

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' challenges jail sentence

Former SS guard Oskar Groening says imprisonment would violate his "right to life".Elad Benari, 20/12/2017 04:45
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' fit to serve sentence, court rules

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' fit to serve sentence, court rules

German regional appeals court rules that 96-year-old former Auschwitz guard is fit to serve 4-year prison sentence.JTA, 29/11/2017 19:44
Former Auschwitz guard, 96, found fit to serve prison sentence

Former Auschwitz guard, 96, found fit to serve prison sentence

Prosecutors in German state of Hanover say that a 96-year-old former Auschwitz guard is fit to serve his 4-year prison sentence.JTA, 02/08/2017 16:30
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Appeals Conviction

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Appeals Conviction

Defense team for Oskar Groening appeals his conviction of 300,000 counts of accessory to murder.Elad Benari, 21/07/2015 06:45
Nazi's Conviction Must 'Pave the Way' for More

Nazi's Conviction Must 'Pave the Way' for More

Jewish groups praise Oskar Groening's conviction, but call on European authorities 'not to relent' in bringing all living Nazis to justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2015 16:37
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Given 4 Years in Jail

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Given 4 Years in Jail

SS sergeant Oskar Groening convicted by German court after admitting to 'guilt' for his role massacring Jews at Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2015 11:41
Prosecutors Seeking 3.5 Years for Groening

Prosecutors Seeking 3.5 Years for Groening

German prosecutors ask for 3½-year prison sentence for Oskar Groening, a former SS sergeant who served at Auschwitz.Ben Ariel, 08/07/2015 04:46
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Admits Guilt

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Admits Guilt

Oskar Groening admits guilt for his role in the Holocaust, a day before closing arguments postponed due to his bad health.Ben Ariel, 03/07/2015 02:46
Session in Trial of Auschwitz Bookkeeper Canceled

Session in Trial of Auschwitz Bookkeeper Canceled

This week's session in the trial of Oskar Groening called off due to his poor health.Ben Ariel, 21/05/2015 05:30
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Describes 'Orderly' Camp

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Describes 'Orderly' Camp

"Everything happened in an orderly fashion," says former SS officer Oskar Groening at his trial in Germany.Ben Ariel, 23/04/2015 03:12
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Admits 'Moral Guilt'

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Admits 'Moral Guilt'

Former SS guard Oskar Groening admits he 'shares morally in the guilt' of the holocaust, but denies criminal responsibility.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2015 18:16
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' To Go on Trial Tuesday

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' To Go on Trial Tuesday

Former Auschwitz, SS guard Oskar Groening, 93, will start trial in Germany Tuesday on charges of 300,000 counts of accessory to murder.Cynthia Blank, 20/04/2015 19:06
German Court to Try Former Nazi Guard for Murder

German Court to Try Former Nazi Guard for Murder

Oskar Groening, 93, arrested in September for his role in the deaths of 300,000 people during the Holocaust, will be tried in 2015.Cynthia Blank, 15/12/2014 22:49
300,000 Accessory to Murder Counts on Nazi Guard

300,000 Accessory to Murder Counts on Nazi Guard

93-year-old Oskar Groening charged by German prosecutors for role in stealing from murdered Jews in infamous death camp.Ari Yashar, 15/09/2014 21:04