Ben Ferencz, Former Adjunct Professor, Last Living Prosecutor at the Nuremberg Trials, Featured on 60 minutes

May 8, 2017 Press Release
Ben Ferencz, last living prosecutor at Nuremberg & former adjunct professor here at Pace Law told his incredible story to 60 minutes.
Nuremberg Trial Prosecutor Ben Ferencz
Nuremberg Trial Prosecutor and Former Pace Law Adjunct Professor Ben Ferencz

At the young age of 27, Ben Ferencz prosecuted 22 men in the Einsatzgruppen Case, in his very first trial, in the aftermath of World War II.

He says, “War makes murderers out of otherwise decent people. All wars. And all people.”

Ferencz has spent his life advocating for peace, justice and international law. He says to young lawyers, “It is up to you. Never give up.” Ferencz was an adjunct professor of International Law at Pace Law School. His son is also an alumnus. 

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