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Three prominent Solidarity activists charged with inciting public unrest clashed repeatedly with the judge at their trial in Gdansk, Poland, and refused to answer his questions. The defendants, Adam Michnik, 38, Bogdan Lis, 33, and Wladyslaw Frasyniuk, 31, contended that Chief Judge Krzysztof Zieniuk was making it impossible for them to present their defense, according to observers in the courtroom.


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