Prison doctor Tammo Hedemann works at the central hospital in Hamburg's pre-trial detention center. His patients include rockers, drug addicts and fraudsters.
An eastern Congolese court's life sentences for 11 militiamen for raping children is a breakthrough, according to rights groups. They say the verdict is a victory against those who "thought they were invincible."
Detectives are at a loss as to why the doctor would snap two years after he was fired over claims of sexual harassment. Colleagues had described the physician as "crazy" and aggressive.
They were only indirectly involved, but now they must stand trial. At the advanced age of 95, Hubert Z. is the latest German to face the courts for his role in the Nazi atrocities at the Auschwitz extermination camp.
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