Posted Friday, June 25, 1999

Quick navigation

The Not So Independent


Friday, June 25, 1999

Judges clash on jailing of war criminal

By Robert Verkaik
Legal Affairs Correspondent

THE Lord Chief Justice has clashed with the trial judge in the case of Nazi war criminal Anthony Sawoniuk, over whether he should serve out his life behind bars.

Sawoniuk, 78, was given two life sentences in April this year after being convicted at the Old Bailey of murdering Jews in Nazi-occupied Belarus, in eastern Europe. [...]

WE regret that by letter dated Tuesday, December 12, 2000 a Ms. Louise Hayman, the head of legal services at The Independent newspaper, requested that this article be removed from this website. We have adjusted the masthead accordingly.

The above news item is reproduced without editing other than typographical
 Register your name and address to go on the Mailing List to receive

David Irving's ACTION REPORT

© Focal Point 1999 [F] e-mail: Irving write to David Irving