File photo taken on February 26, 2015 shows German former male nurse known as Niels H. hiding his face behind a folder as he waits next to his lawyer Ulrike Baumann (R) before the start of a hearing. Prosecutors said on January 22, 2018, the nurse faces 97 more counts of murder. Photo: DPA via AFP File photo taken on February 26, 2015 shows German former male nurse known as Niels H. hiding his face behind a folder as he waits next to his lawyer Ulrike Baumann (R) before the start of a hearing. Prosecutors said on January 22, 2018, the nurse faces 97 more counts of murder. Photo: DPA via AFP
File photo taken on February 26, 2015 shows German former male nurse known as Niels H. hiding his face behind a folder as he waits next to his lawyer Ulrike Baumann (R) before the start of a hearing. Prosecutors said on January 22, 2018, the nurse faces 97 more counts of murder. Photo: DPA via AFP
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Killer nurse Niels Hoegel is charged with 97 more murders by German prosecutors

Hoegel says he enjoyed bringing patients back to life after injecting them with lethal substances - but his attempts at revival frequently failed and he became the worst serial killer in German history, prosecutors say

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File photo taken on February 26, 2015 shows German former male nurse known as Niels H. hiding his face behind a folder as he waits next to his lawyer Ulrike Baumann (R) before the start of a hearing. Prosecutors said on January 22, 2018, the nurse faces 97 more counts of murder. Photo: DPA via AFP File photo taken on February 26, 2015 shows German former male nurse known as Niels H. hiding his face behind a folder as he waits next to his lawyer Ulrike Baumann (R) before the start of a hearing. Prosecutors said on January 22, 2018, the nurse faces 97 more counts of murder. Photo: DPA via AFP
File photo taken on February 26, 2015 shows German former male nurse known as Niels H. hiding his face behind a folder as he waits next to his lawyer Ulrike Baumann (R) before the start of a hearing. Prosecutors said on January 22, 2018, the nurse faces 97 more counts of murder. Photo: DPA via AFP
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