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February 19, 1992 | ROBERT C. TOTH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Joseph Kirschbaum was a top official in the Nazi puppet regime that governed Slovakia during World War II. He conspired to transform the republic into a German protectorate with Nazi-style, anti-Jewish laws. He fled after the war, first to the Vatican, then Canada, and was sentenced in absentia to 20 years in prison for high treason. Kirschbaum recently returned to his homeland republic for the first time in half a century and met with dedicated separatists intent on splitting Czechoslovakia.
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February 19, 1992 | ROBERT C. TOTH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Joseph Kirschbaum was a top official in the Nazi puppet regime that governed Slovakia during World War II. He conspired to transform the republic into a German protectorate with Nazi-style, anti-Jewish laws. He fled after the war, first to the Vatican, then Canada, and was sentenced in absentia to 20 years in prison for high treason. Kirschbaum recently returned to his homeland republic for the first time in half a century and met with dedicated separatists intent on splitting Czechoslovakia.
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