German court releases alleged Auschwitz guard, says unfit for trial
German court orders release of Lipschis, 94, citing onset of dementia, inability to defend himself.
Hans Lipschis, 94, a former member of the Waffen-SS and alleged guard at the Auschwitz concentration camp, has been found unfit to stand trial. Lipschis was charged as an accessory to the murders of thousands of people.
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