Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Alleged Nazi Guard Can't Stay in U.S., Court Rules

From the Courthouse News:

The 1st Circuit upheld the deportation order for a 95-year-old Lithuanian native who has lived in the United States since 1950 and who allegedly lied on his citizenship application to conceal his part in the Nazi liquidation of the Jewish ghetto in Warsaw, Poland.

A federal judge had determined that Zajanckauskas "had been deployed to Warsaw with a detachment of Trawniki-trained guards who participated in the Nazi liquidation of the Jewish ghetto there, and that lied about his wartime whereabouts by concealing this fact in his application for an entry visa," according to the ruling.

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