Berlin (AP) -- Germany's highest court has rejected an attempt by John Demjanjuk to challenge his recent deportation from Ohio for trial on charges of being accessory to murder at a Nazi death camp.
German Constitutional Court spokeswoman Anja Kesting said today that the court would not take up Demjanjuk's challenge as it saw no grounds for violation of the 89-year-old's basic rights.
An attorney for Demjanjuk in Germany says he plans to take the case to the European court of human rights.
Munich prosecutors accuse Demjanjuk of being a guard at a camp in Nazi-occupied poland during World War II. They allege he was an accessory to murder in 29,000 cases.
U.S. authorities deported Demjanjuk from his suburban Cleveland home on May 12.
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