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SS

An abbreviation used in the portion of an Affidavit, Pleading, or record known as the statement of venue.

The abbreviation is read as "to wit" and is intended to be a contraction of the Latin term scilicet.

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The ideological model for NNSAP was the NSDAP, and it supported the wave of pan German nationalism.27 Egeberg and many of his colleagues in the party had organizational and personal liaison with the NSDAP and the Schutzstaffel.28
Asked if it was to do with Hitler's Schutzstaffel, or SS, Nike said: "Yes, we refer to the slang 70 years ago."
La puesta en practica del programa de eugenesia Nazi permite establecer una serie de enfoques y abordajes distintos entre los que se destacan: el control de la mujer, la eugenesia establecida por las SS (Schutzstaffel), la ley de esterilizacion, las leyes de Nuremberg y el programa de eutanasia.
The leading journal of the Schutzstaffel (Protective Squadron or SS) was suspicious of what it astutely perceived as Schmitt's lack of conviction regarding his identification with the party's mission (Strong 2007, x).
Aschkenase says she then found herself face to face with Josef Mengele, a Schutzstaffel physician infamous for his practices at the death camp.
in political science, member of the SS (Schutzstaffel, or Protection Units), and Bronislaw Kaminski (1899-1944), born in Vitebsk.
THE GRAPHIC SHOWN ON this page is not a work of satire, nor, to our knowledge, the product of neo-Nazi fantasy-- note the lightning bolts, reminiscent of the "cracker bolt" symbol used by Himmler's hated SS (the Schutzstaffel or SS-Runeri).
Upon arriving at Auschwitz, Rose said she and her family were questioned by who she believes was Josef Mengele, the infamous German Schutzstaffel (SS) officer and physician in the Auschwitz concentration camp, notorious for the selection of victims to be exterminated in the gas chambers and for performing unscientific and often deadly experiments on prisoners.
After the war, the Death's Head insignia became popular with the right-wing Freikorps and also very early on with the Nazi Schutzstaffel (SS).
Heinrich Himmler, leader of the SS (Schutzstaffel, an elite organization tasked with, among other duties, running the extermination camps), had this to say in an October 4, 1943 speech to SS officers:
(48) Furthermore, this process is realized through the increasing delimitation of the legal competence of the judiciary, together with the administrativization and departmentalization of criminal justice: The National Socialist Party, the Gestapo (secret political police), special administrative units such as the SS (Schutzstaffel), the army, the compulsory Labor Service, and the special court on political crimes, each is furnished with an exclusive penal competence of its own, relating to matters, to the subjects, or simply relying on the practice followed.
By the time of Kristallnacht (November 9-10, 1938), the SS (Schutzstaffel) rounded up Jews to go there solely because they were bom Jewish.