January 14, 2008
by Caitlin Price
A former defense lawyer for German Holocaust-denier Ernst Zundel was sentenced to three-and-a-half years in prison Monday after being convicted of incitement and insulting the court during Zundel's original trial in 2005. Throughout Zundel's trial, Sylvia Stolz repeatedly denied the Holocaus... ...[read more]
September 17, 2007
by Leslie Schulman
The German Federal Court of Justice said Monday it has dismissed an appeal made by writer Ernst Zundel to overturn his February conviction for denying the Holocaust. Earlier this year, Zundel was sentenced to five years in prison after the court found him guilty on 14 counts of incitement, libel ...[read more]
March 20, 2007
by Lisl Brunner
A defense lawyer for German Holocaust-denier Ernst Zundel has been charged with incitement, attempting to thwart a prosecution, and using banned Nazi symbols during the original trial of Zundel in 2005. According to prosecutors at the Mannheim State Court, Sylvia Stolz repeatedly denied the ...[read more]
February 15, 2007
by Joshua Pantesco
A German court on Thursday sentenced anti-Semitic writer Ernst Zundel to five years in prison after finding him guilty on 14 counts of incitement, libel and disparaging the dead. Holocaust denial constitutes a crime under Section 130 (3) of the German Federal Criminal Code, which provides:Whoever ...[read more]
February 9, 2006
by David Shucosky
The trial of Ernst Zundel on charges of incitement, libel and disparaging the dead in connection with denying the Holocaust resumed on Thursday in Mannheim, Germany after being put on hold last November. The judge had removed two members of Zundel's defense team at the time after one called Jew... ...[read more]
January 11, 2006
by Greg Sampson
A German court on Wednesday announced that the trial of Holocaust denier Ernst Zundel will restart on February 9, with a verdict expected sometime in March. Zundel's trial was postponed in November after Judge Ulrich Meinerzhagen fired one of Zundel's defense lawyers. Germany has charged Zu... ...[read more]
November 17, 2005
by Tom Henry
A spokesman for Austria's Interior Ministry said Thursday that British historian David Irving has been arrested on a warrant accusing him of denying the Holocaust. Irving has argued in his books that the scale of the extermination of the Jews during World War II has been exaggerated and has clai... ...[read more]
November 15, 2005
by Brandon Smith
The German trial of Holocaust denier Ernst Zundel was postponed Tuesday after Judge Ulrich Meinerzhagen fired one of Zundel's lawyers. Judge Meinerzhagen fired Sylvia Stolz because he believed Stolz would not defend Zundel properly, but did not set a date for the trial to reopen because a new l... ...[read more]
November 8, 2005
by Lauren Becker
A court in Mannheim has begun trial proceedings against neo-Nazi Ernst Zundel, a German citizen charged in connection with denying the Holocaust in publications and a website. Holocaust denial constitutes a crime under Section 130 (3) of the German Federal Criminal Code, which provides:Whoever ...[read more]

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