Download Full Text (396 KB)
Letter dated August 2, 1949 from Senator Joseph R. McCarthy to Senator William Langer regarding the case of Dr. Martin Sandberger. The letter references a unanimous vote by a Senate investigation committee to request that the Inspector General's office provide a detailed overview of each of the death cases. The Secretary agreed to postpone all executions until the investigation was complete. An investigation of the conditions at Lansberg Prison was also referenced.
Letter from Senator Langer to Senator McCarthy Regarding Martin Sandberger, 1949
Letter from Senator Langer Informing T. W.Streiter of Vote to Review Death Penalty Cases, August 26, 1949
Martin Sandberger, Nuremberg Trials, Sandberger
Lansberg Prison, U.S. Senate Investigation Committee, United States Senate
Joseph R. McCarthy, Martin Sandberger, William Langer
McCarthy, Joseph R., "Letter from Senator McCarthy to Senator Langer regarding Martin Sandberger, August 2, 1949" (1949). William Langer Papers. 122.