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War Crimes Of The Wehrmacht - See Also
... German war crimes Japanese war crimes British war crimes United States war crimes Soviet war crimes Allied war crimes during World War II Holocaust Concentration camps ...
Strafgesetzbuch - Structure
... offences and their definitions and punishments are listed, for example Crimes against the democratic rule of law Crimes against public order Crimes against the person of a sexual nature Crimes against ...
Strafgesetzbuch - History
... Examples of such new crimes are money laundering or computer sabotage ... affecting criminal law, such as definitions of new types of crime and law enforcement action ... population (Volksverhetzung) (§130) In 2002 German public prosecutors were empowered to prosecute crimes against humanity, war crimes and genocide internationally under the Völkerstrafgesetzbuch ("Code of Crimes ...
Colin Pitchfork - Crimes
... youth, Richard Buckland, who revealed knowledge of Ashworth's body, and admitted the crime under questioning, but denied the first murder ...
Strafgesetzbuch - Notable Sections - § 140: Rewarding and Approving Crimes
... Outlaws rewarding or approving of crimes "publicly, in a meeting or through dissemination of writings, and in a manner that is capable of disturbing the public peace" ... This only applies to crimes where failure to report is an offense (§ 138), among them preparation of a war of aggression (§ 80), murder, robbery, treason, and counterfeiting money ...

Famous quotes containing the word crimes:

    Crimes increase as education, opportunity, and property decrease. Whatever spreads ignorance, poverty and, discontent causes crime.... Criminals have their own responsibility, their own share of guilt, but they are merely the hand.... Whoever interferes with equal rights and equal opportunities is in some ... real degree, responsible for the crimes committed in the community.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)

    When trying a case [the famous judge] L. Cassius never failed to inquire “Who gained by it?” Man’s character is such that no one undertakes crimes without hope of gain.
    Marcus Tullius Cicero (106–43 B.C.)

    Parents shall not be put to death for their children, nor shall children be put to death for their parents; only for their own crimes may persons be put to death.
    Bible: Hebrew, Deuteronomy 24:16.