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EurekaAlert featured International Law Professor Benjamin Ferencz in "Prosecutor of the Nuremberg trials receives honorary doctoral degree at Cologne"

02/17/2021

EurekaAlert featured International Law Professor Benjamin Ferencz in "Prosecutor of the Nuremberg trials receives honorary doctoral degree at Cologne"

Benjamin Ferencz, Professor of International Law at Pace University (New York), has received the Honorary Doctor's Degree from the Faculty of Law of the University of Cologne. In order to celebrate the occasion, a ceremony was held honouring the life and work of the renowned practitioner and scholar of international law.

Professor Ferencz was an investigator of Nazi war crimes after World War II and served as the chief prosecutor for the United States Army at the Einsatzgruppen Trial. He later became one of those scholars who made a decisive contribution to the establishment of the International Criminal Court.  

Read the full EurekaAlert article.