In Holocaust restitution, a debate over aiding survivors or compensating heirs

27.01.2014                      26.Schwat.5774

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In Holocaust restitution, a debate over aiding survivors or compensating heirs

Where Jewish heirs did not file claims before deadlines, the Claims Conference became the legal successor. But attorneys argue the conference has been giving away private property.

The statue of a young Frederick Augustus II of Saxony is made of red stoneware, a predecessor to porcelain. It portrays Frederick striking a confident pose, in spite of his size: the statue is tiny, less than a foot tall….