War crimes, Judicial proceedings, War crime trials, Law & legal affairs
In this note Paul M. Hebert notes that is a distinction between the military personnel who were duty bound to follow orders and private citizens who have a much wider freedom of action. This division also applies when considering the aspects of the counts involving rearmament and participating in the slave labor programs.
Paul M. Hebert,
Nuremberg Trials Documents
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