Part C Cases, F
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(StS 61/49), Germany, Cologne, Supreme Court for the British Occupied Zone, 2 May 1950. Only in German. Justiz und NS-Verbrechen, Vol. 3, 363–368. The defendant and the later victim Dr. Bresser (B.) had jointly operated an important German wood processing company since 1939. In 1943, a power struggle between them escalated: the defendant was confronted with allegations of corruption, which he traced back to B. He then, in a hearing before the district administration (Gauleitung), fought back by denouncing B. for two defeatist statements, the first already known,...