Demjanjuks family asks for probe to be reopened

August 18, 2019 0 Comments

first_img Sponsored Stories Mary Coyle ice cream to reopen in central Phoenix How men can have a healthy 2019 Comments   Share   BERLIN (AP) – The family of John Demjanjuk has appealed a prosecutor’s decision to shelve an investigation into his death while awaiting an appeal on a Nazi war crimes conviction.Bavarian prosecutors last week closed the investigation into whether pain medication given to Demjanjuk exacerbated his kidney problems, saying no evidence was found of medical errors.But in the appeal filed Tuesday, Demjanjuk’s attorney says the decision contradicts “all medical knowledge” about the drug Novalgin, which is commonly used in Germany but has been banned in the U.S. and elsewhere over safety concerns. Top Stories Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvementcenter_img Bottoms up! Enjoy a cold one for International Beer Day Demjanjuk’s family is asking that charges be brought against five doctors and a nurse.Demjanjuk was convicted in 2011 of serving as a death camp guard, which he always denied. He died in March at 91 while awaiting an appeal.(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Four benefits of having a wireless security system Construction begins on Chandler hospital expansion project 3 international destinations to visit in 2019last_img read more