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Holocaust haunts French railway's bid for US contracts

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Seventy years after the Holocaust, Rosette Goldstein and many fellow Americans are still seeking reparations from French rail firm SNCF for transporting their loved ones to Nazi death camps. 

SNCF America President Alain Leray (L) arrives to testify before the Maryland House Ways and Means Committee on a Holocaust reparations bill in Annapolis, Maryland, March 10, 2013

Goldstein, now 75, was in Maryland on Monday to testify before state lawmakers, who have threatened to prevent SNCF bidding for a major public contract over its role in the World War II genocide.

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