On Thursday, a verdict was handed down against so-called Reich citizen Petr Witsek. Wittenberg District Court sentenced Fitzek to eight months’ imprisonment without probation for willful bodily harm and insult. The ruling is not yet legally binding.
The Wittenberg District Court sentenced Reich citizen Peter Fitzek to imprisonment.
the On Thursday, the Wittenberg District Court sentenced Reichsburg citizen Peter Fitzek to eight months in prison without probation. According to a spokesperson for the Dessau-Rosslau District Court, the Halle citizen was found guilty of willful bodily harm and insult. The ruling is not yet legally binding.
Chaos And insult
Vetsik According to the court, a woman pushed a door during a verbal argument in the office building in the Wittenberg district last year and kicked her in the face. The 57-year-old insulted two people from the German army who wanted to help. According to the information, Vitsek’s defense asked for an acquittal.
The so-called “Reichsbürger” are people who do not recognize the Federal Republic of Germany as a sovereign state and reject its democratic structures. The Office for the Protection of the Constitution attributed some 23,000 supporters to the “Reichsbürger” and “Selbstverwalter” theatres. According to estimates by the Office for the Protection of the Constitution, some of these must also be violent extremists and right-wing extremists.
Fantasy State “Kingdom of Germany”
Fitzek established his self-invented “Kingdom of Germany” in Wittenberg in 2012 and appointed himself its president. Protect the constitution Talk about a fictional situation. The self-governing bodies have their own administrative structures in which, among other things, “Reich driver’s licences”, “Reich business licenses” and “Reich passports” are issued. The documents have no legal force.
dpa MDR (Hannah Kerwin)
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