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    THE ISRAELI COURT TRYING ADOLF EICHMANN WILL BE RECONVENED IN JERUSALEM ON DEC 11. THE?

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    THE ISRAELI COURT TRYING ADOLF EICHMANN WILL BE RECONVENED IN JERUSALEM ON DEC 11. THE CASE AGAINST EICHMANN - CHARGED WITH MURDERING MILLIONS OF JEWS IN EUROPE DURING WORLD WAR TWO - BEGAN IN APRIL. BY THE MIDDLE OF AUGUST, THE PROSECUTION AND DEFENCE HAD BOTH PRESENTED THEIR CASES. SINCE THEM, THE THREE JEWISH JUDGES HAVE BEEN CAREFULLY EXAMINING THE MASS OF EVIDENCE.
    IN THE NEAR FUTURE, EICHMANN WILL BE MOVED TO JERUSALEM FROM THE FORTRESS PRISON AT JALAMEH, HEAR HAIFA, TO HEAR HIS FATE. DR. SERVATIUS, EICHMANN'S COUNSEL, SPENT THREE HOURS WITH HIM DEC. 4. HE IS PREPARING THE PLEA HE WILL MAKE TO THE COURT.
    DURING THE EVIDENCE, EICHMANN SAT IN THE BULLET-PROOF GLASS DOCK IN HE HEAVILY-GUARDED COURTROOM. HORRORS OF THE CONCENTRATION CAMPS WERE REVEALED... AND THE PEOPLE WHO DIED IN THEM. IN THE WORDS OF THE INDICTMENT, EICHMANN, THE SMART NAZI S.S. OFFICER, WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY AND THE JEWISH PEOPLES.
    SINCE THE COURT ADJOURNED, EICHMANN HAS BEEN READING AND WRITING IN HIS CELL. HE HAS BEEN SLEEPING AND EATING WELL. BOTH MENTALLY AND PHYSICALLY HE IS REPORTED TO BE IN BETTER SHAPE NOW THAT AT THE END OF THE TRIAL PROPER. HE THEN LOOK STRAINED.
    WHAT DO PEOPLE IN JERUSALEM THINK OF THE VERDICT? A VISNEWS REPORTER TALKED TO SOME OF THEM IN THE STREETS...

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    Film ID:
    VLVACI3RWRM38AR6IE6HU8AOVNF99
    Media URN:
    VLVACI3RWRM38AR6IE6HU8AOVNF99
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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    JERUSALEM: EICHMANN TRIAL AND INTERVIEWS ON VERDICT.

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