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Re: Nuremberg - Fair Trial or Show Trial ?

Postby Hektor » 1 month 5 days ago (Thu Oct 19, 2017 6:59 pm)

Mortimer wrote:Panagiotis Heliotos is the author of the first book in Greek which presents revisionist information on the holocaust. Here he writes about the Nuremberg trials and comes to the conclusion that they were a sham -
https://codoh.com/library/document/5004/


It can actually be seen pretty easily from the charter:

Article 19.
The Tribunal shall not be bound by technical rules of evidence. It shall adopt and apply to the greatest possible extent expeditious and nontechnical procedure, and shall admit any evidence which it deems to be of probative value.

Article 20.
The Tribunal may require to be informed of the nature of any evidence before it is entered so that it may rule upon the relevance thereof.

Article 21.
The Tribunal shall not require proof of facts of common knowledge but shall take judicial notice thereof. It shall also take judicial notice of official governmental documents and reports of the United Nations, including the acts and documents of the committees set up in the various allied countries for the investigation of war crimes, and of records and findings of military or other Tribunals of any of the United Nations.
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/imt/imtconst.asp


Not bound to rules of evidence, and rumors as well as arbitrary government reports (by hostiles towards the accused) are allowed. That way you can frame almost everybody. However of the statements made during the trial may be of historiographic value, but that's about it. Claims and findings can't be taken on face value.



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Re: Nuremberg - Fair Trial or Show Trial ?

Postby Mortimer » 1 week 5 days ago (Sat Nov 11, 2017 11:54 pm)

Mickey Marcus was part of the American prosecution team at Nuremberg -
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mickey_Marcus

Hollywood made a movie about his exploits which included being a general in the Israeli army during the 1948 war. It is called Cast A Giant Shadow with Kirk Douglas in the title role -
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cast_a_Giant_Shadow

The cast includes John Wayne as an American officer. Yes, "The Duke" also did his part to promote the holocaust as this movie perpetuates the myth that Jews were turned into bars of soap -
https://diversitymachtfrei.wordpress.co ... oapocaust/

Deborah Lipstadt made the following quote -"The fact is that the Nazis never used the bodies of Jews, or for that matter anyone else, for the production of soap".
http://www.ihr.org/leaflets/soap.shtml

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Re: Nuremberg - Fair Trial or Show Trial ?

Postby ginger » 1 week 4 days ago (Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:08 pm)

Thanks flimflam for posting the film of Kaltenbrunner testifying - he was adamant that he did not give orders for, or witness, the gassing of the Jews, although, at 1:50 or thereabouts, he seemed to think someone else did the bidding of Hitler and Himmler and directed the gassing of the Jews.

Clearly Hoess' testimony had a decisive effect with regards to any doubts about the extermination of the Jews. Since he was tortured, the main Nuremberg trial was nothing more than Soviet-style justice, which Western powers would normally reject.

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Re: Nuremberg - Fair Trial or Show Trial ?

Postby Hannover » 1 week 4 days ago (Mon Nov 13, 2017 12:23 am)

Hello Ginger,
a must read here:

Malmedy & more / War Crimes Trials
https://wearswar.wordpress.com/2017/11/ ... /#_ednref5

All kinds of quotes and facts that expose Nuremberg for the farce that it was.

Cheers, Hannover

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Re: Nuremberg, a vast Conspiracy Trial

Postby David M » 1 week 2 days ago (Tue Nov 14, 2017 9:10 pm)

Great comments-
I wanted to add that few people are aware that the Nuremberg Trial was a vast conspiracy trial, a RICO prosecution on steroids. This means that each defendant was liable for any criminal act committed by any other member of the conspiracy. It was specifically declared in the Constitution of the IMT that, "Leaders, organizers, instigators and accomplices participating in the formulation or execution of a common plan or conspiracy to commit any of the foregoing crimes are responsible for all acts performed by any persons in execution of such plan."
This would be true even if the alleged conspirator did not know of or approve of the crime. The prosecution was helped along by the Tribunal's ability of declaring organizations "criminal" and, therefore, every member of the organization also a member of the Conspiracy.
A rough analogy would be charging a member of the Republican Central Committee with the crime of invading Iraq and murdering civilian women and children. As a practical matter, the German defendants had almost no means of challenging the "evidence" presented by the prosecution, the Nuremberg Trial.

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Re: Nuremberg, a vast Conspiracy Trial

Postby David M » 4 days 13 hours ago (Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:08 pm)

David M wrote:Great comments-
I wanted to add that few people are aware that the Nuremberg Trial was a vast conspiracy trial, a RICO prosecution on steroids. .


What is now know as "the Holocaust" was originally part of a much larger propaganda effort by the allied governments. Wartime propaganda was distilled and presented at the International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg with the intent of convicting German leaders of participation in a string of criminal conspiracies as defined in the Constitution of the IMT.

The Counts, or indictments for the Trial were:
Count One Participation in a conspiracy to commit "Crimes against Peace, "War crimes" and "Crimes against humanity."
Count Two Participation in a conspiracy to initiate and wage wars of aggression and other crimes against peace
Count Three Participation in a conspiracy to commit War crimes; which "involved, among other things, the practice of "total war" including methods of combat and of military occupation in direct conflict with the laws and customs of war, and the commission of crimes perpetrated on the field of battle during encounters with enemy armies, and against prisoners of war, and in occupied territories against the civilian population of such territories.
Count Four Participation in a conspiracy to commit Crimes against humanity which involved, among other things, the murder and persecution of all who were or who were suspected of being hostile to the Nazi Party and all who were or who were suspected of being opposed to the common plan alleged in Count One. The persecution of Jews (now described as the Holocaust) was only mentioned in Count 4 sub B.


The Nuremberg court room became the stage where the case against National Socialism was presented by the various Allied governments. Immense effort and expense went into crafting a narrative favorable to the victors; essentially blaming the Germans for the War and for a series of horrible crimes. Understanding the IMT is important for an understanding of the current status of belief in the Holocaust.


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