Rape trial of sergeant shines spotlight on sexual assault in German army

Rape trial of sergeant shines spotlight on sexual assault in German army

The trial of a staff sergeant on a rape accusation that started Thursday has highlighted a problem that appears to be on the rise in the German army - sexual assault of female soldiers.

‘I fired the shot’: German neo-Nazi on trial over politician murder admits to killing

‘I fired the shot’: German neo-Nazi on trial over politician murder admits to killing

‘Hatred can’t have a place in our society’: German neo-Nazi on trial for politician’s murder

‘Hatred can’t have a place in our society’: German neo-Nazi on trial for politician’s murder

German army adviser goes on trial for spying for Iran

German army adviser goes on trial for spying for Iran

Medical worker on trial in Munich over killing of six patients

Medical worker on trial in Munich over killing of six patients

Indian couple go on trial in Frankfurt for spying on Sikhs

Indian couple go on trial in Frankfurt for spying on Sikhs

Update: Former Nazi concentration camp guard, 93, ‘sorry for what he did’, German court hears

Update: Former Nazi concentration camp guard, 93, ‘sorry for what he did’, German court hears

UPDATE: Iraqi handed life in jail over teen rape-murder that sparked far right protests in Germany

UPDATE: Iraqi handed life in jail over teen rape-murder that sparked far right protests in Germany

Prosecutors seek life in jail for German serial killer nurse

Prosecutors seek life in jail for German serial killer nurse

Man goes on trial over killing that sparked far-right protests in Chemnitz

Man goes on trial over killing that sparked far-right protests in Chemnitz

‘Not a shred of firm evidence’: Men on trial deny giant gold coin heist

‘Not a shred of firm evidence’: Men on trial deny giant gold coin heist

Man who bombed Dortmund football team bus faces verdict

Man who bombed Dortmund football team bus faces verdict

Germany’s ‘killer nurse’ tells families of over 100 victims ‘sorry’

Germany’s ‘killer nurse’ tells families of over 100 victims ‘sorry’

Prosecutors demand life for Dortmund bus bomber

Prosecutors demand life for Dortmund bus bomber

Man, 59, to stand trial in Germany for stealing John Lennon’s belongings

Man, 59, to stand trial in Germany for stealing John Lennon’s belongings

German ex-SS concentration camp guard, 94, weeps in court

German ex-SS concentration camp guard, 94, weeps in court

Trial of former SS guard, now 94, starts in Münster

Trial of former SS guard, now 94, starts in Münster

Update: What you need to know about the German killer nurse case

Update: What you need to know about the German killer nurse case

German sadistic killer couple jailed in ‘House of Horrors’ trial

German sadistic killer couple jailed in ‘House of Horrors’ trial

Trial starts of men who put cement blocks on Autobahn ‘out of boredom’

Trial starts of men who put cement blocks on Autobahn ‘out of boredom’

‘I want to get back what we lost’: investors pack convention centre for first day of VW trial

‘I want to get back what we lost’: investors pack convention centre for first day of VW trial

Trial starts of two gynaecologists who ‘advertise’ abortion services

Trial starts of two gynaecologists who ‘advertise’ abortion services

Former Nazi camp guard deported to Germany from US

Former Nazi camp guard deported to Germany from US

Alleged neo-Nazi acquitted over bomb attack on immigrants 18 years ago

Alleged neo-Nazi acquitted over bomb attack on immigrants 18 years ago

Man found guilty of stabbing town mayor over support for refugees

Man found guilty of stabbing town mayor over support for refugees

German gun firm execs on trial over ‘illegal’ rifle shipments to Mexico

German gun firm execs on trial over ‘illegal’ rifle shipments to Mexico

Mammoth neo-Nazi terror trial enters final phase in Munich

Mammoth neo-Nazi terror trial enters final phase in Munich

Woman jailed for 10 years for killing and freezing two babies

Woman jailed for 10 years for killing and freezing two babies

Bielefeld man given six-month jail term for “cheeky Jewish functionary” slur

Bielefeld man given six-month jail term for “cheeky Jewish functionary” slur

Afghan gets life term for killing Christian mother in southern Bavaria

Afghan gets life term for killing Christian mother in southern Bavaria

Dortmund bomb attack ‘changed my life,’ footballer tells court

Dortmund bomb attack ‘changed my life,’ footballer tells court

Trial starts of Afghan accused of killing woman for converting to Christianity

Trial starts of Afghan accused of killing woman for converting to Christianity

‘Worst serial killer in post-war German history’ charged with 97 more murders

‘Worst serial killer in post-war German history’ charged with 97 more murders

Man who sold gun to Munich mass murderer given seven years’ jail

Man who sold gun to Munich mass murderer given seven years’ jail

Trial starts over collapse of Cologne city archive that killed two

Trial starts over collapse of Cologne city archive that killed two

Man pleads guilty to deadly ‘Islamist’ knife attack in Hamburg supermarket

Man pleads guilty to deadly ‘Islamist’ knife attack in Hamburg supermarket

HIV-positive man goes on trial for brutal rape of pensioner during burglary

HIV-positive man goes on trial for brutal rape of pensioner during burglary

‘Teen’ asylum seeker on trial for Freiburg murder is 33, says father

‘Teen’ asylum seeker on trial for Freiburg murder is 33, says father

Techno festival organizers on trial in Düsseldorf over 21 deaths during stampede

Techno festival organizers on trial in Düsseldorf over 21 deaths during stampede

Medic sentenced to jail for sedating and raping almost two dozen women

Medic sentenced to jail for sedating and raping almost two dozen women

‘Bookkeeper of Auschwitz’, 96, fit to serve jail term: German court

‘Bookkeeper of Auschwitz’, 96, fit to serve jail term: German court

Drug store tycoon found guilty of embezzlement before ‘biggest wave of layoffs since WWII’

Drug store tycoon found guilty of embezzlement before ‘biggest wave of layoffs since WWII’

Doctor faces up to two years’ jail for ‘advertising’ abortion on her website

Doctor faces up to two years’ jail for ‘advertising’ abortion on her website

96-year-old charged with complicity in murders at Nazi death camp

96-year-old charged with complicity in murders at Nazi death camp

Man who raped camper while holding saw sentenced to 11 years in jail

Man who raped camper while holding saw sentenced to 11 years in jail

‘Germany’s James Bond’ given 2-year suspended sentence for tax evasion

‘Germany’s James Bond’ given 2-year suspended sentence for tax evasion

Ex-Social Democrat politician jailed for almost 4 years for sexual assault

Ex-Social Democrat politician jailed for almost 4 years for sexual assault

Trial starts in case of woman raped in Bonn by man wielding branch saw

Trial starts in case of woman raped in Bonn by man wielding branch saw

‘Narcissistic’ ex-politician admits filming sex acts was like ‘collecting trophies’

‘Narcissistic’ ex-politician admits filming sex acts was like ‘collecting trophies’

Two go on trial for brutal ‘homophobic’ murder of 1990s pop star in Berlin hostel

Two go on trial for brutal ‘homophobic’ murder of 1990s pop star in Berlin hostel

German woman stands trial in Turkey over failed coup attempt: report

German woman stands trial in Turkey over failed coup attempt: report

Father charged for deaths of six teenagers poisoned in his garden hut

Father charged for deaths of six teenagers poisoned in his garden hut

Case against Auschwitz medic to be thrown out due to ill health

Case against Auschwitz medic to be thrown out due to ill health

Trial starts over rape-murder of student that inflamed refugee debate

Trial starts over rape-murder of student that inflamed refugee debate

Murder trial starts of far-right hunter who ‘tried to kill as many cops as possible’

Murder trial starts of far-right hunter who ‘tried to kill as many cops as possible’

Dutchman handed severe sentence in first conviction over Hamburg G20 rioting

Dutchman handed severe sentence in first conviction over Hamburg G20 rioting

Three men on trial for sexually assaulting six-year-old girl 135 times

Three men on trial for sexually assaulting six-year-old girl 135 times

Famed female rapper faces court over forcing fans into prostitution

Famed female rapper faces court over forcing fans into prostitution

Convicted Auschwitz guard dies before setting foot in prison

Convicted Auschwitz guard dies before setting foot in prison

Syrian rebel leader faces ‘war crimes’ trial in Düsseldorf

Syrian rebel leader faces ‘war crimes’ trial in Düsseldorf

Man admits to dragging ex-girlfriend behind car as young son sat in vehicle

Man admits to dragging ex-girlfriend behind car as young son sat in vehicle

German drug store tycoon goes on trial for embezzling millions

German drug store tycoon goes on trial for embezzling millions

Woman given 6-year’s jail for killing cousin in Frankfurt exorcism trial

Woman given 6-year’s jail for killing cousin in Frankfurt exorcism trial

Trial begins of mother who threw children out of 2nd floor window

Trial begins of mother who threw children out of 2nd floor window

Teen girl stands trial for ‘Isis’ police stabbing in Hanover

Teen girl stands trial for ‘Isis’ police stabbing in Hanover

Man jailed for killing drinking pal then cutting off his penis

Man jailed for killing drinking pal then cutting off his penis

Long-delayed trial of aged Auschwitz medic collapses

Long-delayed trial of aged Auschwitz medic collapses

German court tries man for smuggling arms to Paris

German court tries man for smuggling arms to Paris

Anger mounts over delayed trial of aged Auschwitz medic

Anger mounts over delayed trial of aged Auschwitz medic

Ex-Auschwitz medic, 95, goes on trial in Germany

Ex-Auschwitz medic, 95, goes on trial in Germany

Jihadist jailed for 2 years for posing with severed heads

Jihadist jailed for 2 years for posing with severed heads

Neighbours can’t stop you getting naked in garden: court

Neighbours can’t stop you getting naked in garden: court

Ex-Auschwitz guard dies a week before going on trial

Ex-Auschwitz guard dies a week before going on trial

Muslim witness agrees to lift veil in Munich court

Muslim witness agrees to lift veil in Munich court

Trial of ex-Nazi Auschwitz medic suspended indefinitely

Trial of ex-Nazi Auschwitz medic suspended indefinitely

Far-right NPD ‘still in world of Nazis’: former leader

Far-right NPD ‘still in world of Nazis’: former leader

Ill health delays first day of ‘Auschwitz medic’ trial

Ill health delays first day of ‘Auschwitz medic’ trial

‘King of Germany’ put in jail for driving without license

‘King of Germany’ put in jail for driving without license

Man jailed for burning mother of his unborn child alive

Man jailed for burning mother of his unborn child alive

Auschwitz guard, 93, to face trial in April

Auschwitz guard, 93, to face trial in April

German trial of Isis ‘storm trooper’ begins

German trial of Isis ‘storm trooper’ begins

‘Auschwitz medic’ to face trial in February: court

‘Auschwitz medic’ to face trial in February: court

Neo-Nazis face trial over plot to bomb refugees

Neo-Nazis face trial over plot to bomb refugees

Auschwitz medic to face 3,681 murder counts

Auschwitz medic to face 3,681 murder counts

Court jails Rwanda rebel leaders over war crimes

Court jails Rwanda rebel leaders over war crimes

Woman, 91, accused of 200k Auschwitz deaths

Woman, 91, accused of 200k Auschwitz deaths

Did the Frankfurt Trials fail Auschwitz victims?

Did the Frankfurt Trials fail Auschwitz victims?

Court rejects lawyers’ plea to quit neo-Nazi trial

Court rejects lawyers’ plea to quit neo-Nazi trial

Prosecutors bring new Auschwitz charges

Prosecutors bring new Auschwitz charges

German SS officer ‘unfit’ for Italy massacre trial

German SS officer ‘unfit’ for Italy massacre trial

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Cocaine-cop trial stuns Bavarian town

Wulff blames everyone else for downfall

Wulff blames everyone else for downfall

Groom ‘kills bride’ ten days before wedding

Groom ‘kills bride’ ten days before wedding

Men fined for wearing East German shirts

Men fined for wearing East German shirts

Ex-president’s aide on trial for corruption

Ex-president’s aide on trial for corruption

Ex-president’s ‘favours’ trial begins

Ex-president’s ‘favours’ trial begins

Zschäpe’s letter may complicate case

Zschäpe’s letter may complicate case

Mother of neo-Nazi says fair trial unlikely

Mother of neo-Nazi says fair trial unlikely

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German man denies sex with murdered corpse