William Langer



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Letter dated August 26, 1949 from Senator William Langer to Reverend T.W. Strieter regarding the case of Dr. Martin Sandberger. Langer informs Strieter of the Special Senate Investigation Committee's unanimous vote to request that the Inspector's office review each of the death cases, as well as investigate the conditions at Lansberg Prison. The Secretary agreed to postpone all executions until the completion of these investigations.

See also:

Letter from Senator Langer to T. W. Strieter Regarding Langer's Forwarding of Martin Sandberger Materials to Senator McCarthy, July 29, 1949

Letter from Senator McCarthy to Senator Langer regarding Martin Sandberger, August 2, 1949

Publication Date



Martin Sandberger, McCarthy, Nuremberg, Nuremberg Trials, Sandberger, World War II, WWII

Organizations Referenced

Inspector's Office, Our Savior Lutheran Church, Special Senate Investigating Committee, United States Senate

People Referenced

Joseph R. McCarthy, Martin Sandberger, T. W. Strieter, William Langer

Letter from Senator Langer Informing T. W.Strieter of Vote to Review Death Penalty Cases, August 26, 1949