Ernst Kaltenbrunner and Nuremberg War Crimes
This paper discusses Ernst Kaltenbrunner and his Nuremberg War Crimes Tribunal.
# 123033 | 1,750 words | 11 sources | MLA | 2008 |
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in History (European - World Wars) , Law (Historic Trials) , Criminology (Criminal Justice and Corrections) , Holocaust Studies (General)
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In this article, the writer provides a discussion of former Nazi Ernst Kaltenbrunner's defense of himself during the Nuremberg War Crimes Tribunal. The paper provides an analysis of Kaltenbrunner's defense of duty and ignorance. Further, the writer looks at whether or not it is justified in light of the charges against him.
From the Paper:"Ernst Kaltenbrunner rose to great power within the ranks of the Nazis during WWII. By he had direct access to Adolph Hitler and was General of the Police and Chief of the Security Police. When the war ended and the full light of the atrocities committed by the Nazis against the Jews became known, Kaltenbrunner was one of many high-ranking Nazi officials to be charged with war crimes and crimes against humanity at the Nuremberg Trials. Like many accused of similar crimes Kaltenbrunner's testimony ..."
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