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Justice is Served: Nazi-Looted Painting Returned to Heir

In honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day (Jan.27), it is timely to report that a small act of justice – 61 years delayed – was carried out this month: A valuable Nazi-looted painting was returned to the grandson of its Jewish owners. Associated Press reports that Rutgers University, after being informed that it was holding a painting seized by the Nazis in Holland in 1940, investigated the claim – and finding it to be valid, returned the valuable piece of art. The painting in question was drawn over five centuries ago, in 1509, and is named

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