Tpc ch 5 - holocaust: the gypsies, sybil minton. 4:56 pm: 1. 25-1. 5 million gypsies & sinti murdered during the holocaust. Contentions that the nazis did not have a specific policy regarding the. The lack of secondary literature regarding the fate of the roma & sinti. Gypsies is erroneous o has influenced current historical analyses o. Previous to the nazi regime, there were discriminatory laws towards. Exacerbated by established stereotypes of them as vagabonds, asocials, criminals and racially inferior aliens. 1899: bavaria had an information agency on gypsies. Many other states required their registration: nazis developed parallel racial regulations against the jews, gypsies and the. Law for the prevention of offspring with hereditary defects. Used to expel foreign and stateless gypsies from german soil. Classified gypsies (with jews & africans) as racially distinctive. Marriages between germans and any of the pure/mixed o o o o o above were forbidden. Recommended the a total solution to the gypsy problem.