DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1010
Crime Category: Judicial Crimes
Gei., Erich Max 15 Years
LG/BG Berlin 820405
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: Plauen, Berlin
Crime Date: 36-39, 4111-4202, 4202-4412
Victims: Jews, Civilians, Members of the Resistance
Nationality: German, French, Dutch, Austrian, Polish
Agency: District Court Plauen, People's Court (Volksgerichtshof), Chief Reich Prosecutor with the Volksgerichtshof
Subject of the proceeding: Participation - as judge of the district court of Plauen - in three cases of racial persecution. Cooperation in numerous convictions by the Volksgerichtshof, among them 26 death sentences, as examining magistrate or prosecutor with the VGH. Chief of execution proceedings in a number of capital punishment cases

Published in DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen vol. I


The court decision(s) of this case can be found in the printed volumes of the series or (on-line) here.

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