Dziembowski, Zygmunt Florian
Dziembowski, Zygmunt Florian (1870 Sigismund von Dziembowski, Sigismund Florian von Dziembowski-Pomian), 1903-08 member of the 2nd Chamber of the Prussian Landtag, 1889-1903, 1907-12 member of the Reichstag of the German Empire. *5.10.1858 on the Goranin estate near Schwarzenau/Czerniejewo, district of Gniezno; †20.7.1918 Poznan, lawyer. Son of the estate owner and lawyer, Władysław Andrzej Dziembowski (1831-1896). After passing his A-levels at the Maria-Magdalena grammar school in Poznan he studied law in Breslau. In 1880 he was made a Doctor of Law in Göttingen. Subsequently he worked as a trainee lawyer and lawyer at the Regional court in Poznan. He was the counsel for the defence in a huge number of political trials against Polish citizens, including the trial that took place after the Wreschen School Strike in 1901. In 1889 he became a municipal councillor in Poznan. From April 1889 to June 1903 he was elected as a member of the Polish parliamentary group in the German Reichstag for the constituency of Wreschen-Pleschen/Września-Pleszew with majorities between 79% and 82%; and in January 1907 with a majority of 66.56% for the constituency of Hohensalza-Strelno-Mogilno/Inowrocław-Strzelno-Mogilno. Amongst the select committees on which he sat were those for trade courts, the the criminal procedure code, patent law, usury, compensation for false imprisonment, jurisdiction, the penal code, compulsory auctions, bank laws and the USA trade agreement. picture: 1907. Own writings: De bona fide in usucapione, Dissertation Berlin 1870.
Amtliches Reichstag-Handbuch, 8. Legislaturperiode, Berlin 1895, 162; Reichstag-Handbuch, 12. Legislaturperiode, Berlin 1907, 243, 486 (picture); Reichstagsprotokolle 1867-1895, Register 129, 145, 155; Reichstagsprotokolle 1895-1918, Register 150, 161, 171, 188; A. Kotowski: Zwischen Staatsräson und Vaterlandsliebe, Düsseldorf 2007, 71, 77, 115, 118, 141, 146, 148, 150, 153f., 158, 162, 189.
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