JACKSON CENTER EVENTS
This Day in Nuremberg
On July 29, 1946, General Roman Rudenko , the chief Soviet prosecutor, delivered the summation for the Soviet Union. His speech was four hours long. This short excerpt shows Rudenko's call for the death penalty for all defendants. "I appeal to the Tribunal to sentence the defendants without exception to the supreme penalty-death. Such a verdict will be greeted with satisfaction by all progressive mankind". Read More
Tax Commission v. Aldrich, 316 U.S.