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Munich - A German court handed down a five-year jail term to Nazi death camp guard John Demjanjuk, 91, on Thursday for his role in the murder of 28000 prisoners but immediately waived the sentence, taking into account time spent in jail pending trial.. CLEVELAND (AP) The Jewish and Ukrainian-American communities in John Demjanjuk's adopted hometown split over his war-crimes conviction, alternately calling it delayed justice or an unfair legal proceeding. \"I don't think there's any substantial. John Demjanjuk, an elderly former Ohio car worker who was born in Ukraine, has been convicted of Nazi war crimes after decades of fighting attempts to bring him to justice. Before his latest trial, in Germany, he was famously deported from the US to. Javascript is not enabled on your browser. Please enable javascript to use the community features on this page. If your browser does not support javascript, please visit our browser upgrade page for a list of supported web browsers. MUNICH John Demjanjuk, a retired American autoworker embroiled in three decades of legal proceedings over his Nazi-era past, was freed pending an appeal on Thursday after a court sentenced him to five years in prison for. John Demjanjuk has been found guilty by a German court of helping to murder nearly 30000 Jews in a Nazi World War II death camp. To view this content you need Flash and Javascript enabled in your browser. Please download Flash from the Adobe download. JOHN DEMJANJUK GUILTY OF NAZI DEATH CAMP MURDERS Nazi concentration camp guard John Demjanjuk (above) has been found guilty of helping to murder 28000 Jews during World War II. He was sentenced to five years in prison pending an appeal.. John Demjanjuk, 90, already has a US attorney willing to work for free, so he doesn't need a public defender, prosecutors said in a US District Court filing. The public defender asked last week to be appointed co-counsel, citing a 1985 FBI report. John Demjanjuk arrives in his wheelchair at the court building in Munich, southern Germany, on Tuesday, May 3, 2011. Ukrainian-born Demjanjuk, 90, is accused of 28060 counts of accessory to murder for allegedly serving as a guard. Demjanjuk Guilty: In the latest chapter of a 30-year legal battle, a German court has just found John Demjanjuk guilty for the role he played in a Nazi death camp during the Holocaust. The 91-year-old former Ohio auto worker was sentenced to five years.


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