In the main the Academy helped to frame only laws of an economic or social nature, since owing to the… (read more)
It was also my idea that the advisory committees of the Academy should replace the legal committees of the German… (read more)
It was my dream, and probably the dream of every one of us, to bring about a revision of the… (read more)
My aim was to safeguard justice, without doing harm to our war effort.
My first endeavor was to save the core of the German system of justice: the independent judiciary.
Ninety percent of the members of the Academy of German Law were not members of the Party.
On 24 August 1939, as an officer in the reserve, I had to join my regiment in Potsdam.
The police officers, so far as discipline, organization, pay, and orders were concerned, came exclusively under the German Reich police… (read more)