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Depardieu skips French court to prep for Strauss-Kahn role

PARIS (Reuters) – French film star Gerard Depardieu failed to show up in court to face drink driving charges on Tuesday because he was preparing to play disgraced former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn in a film, his lawyer said. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Drama as Strauss-Kahn seeks to settle

Even as French charges threaten, a play in Paris ponders events in the Sofitel hotel room in New York between the former IMF head and a chambermaid Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Depardieu, Adjani to star in France’s Strauss-Kahn movie

PARIS (Reuters) – The disgraced power couple of Dominique Strauss-Kahn and Anne Sinclair will be played by two of France’s best-known actors, Gerard Depardieu and Isabelle Adjani, in an upcoming movie about sex, politics and love on the rocks. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Judge Rejects Strauss-Kahn Immunity Claim – Wall Street Journal

Globe and Mail Judge Rejects Strauss-Kahn Immunity ClaimWall Street JournalBy TAMER EL-GHOBASHY NEW YORK—A civil lawsuit brought by a hotel maid against Dominique Strauss-Kahn can go forward after a judge ruled that the former head of the International Monetary Fund … Continue reading

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn diplomatic immunity argument dismissed – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Dominique Strauss-Kahn diplomatic immunity argument dismissedTelegraph.co.ukBy Mark Hughes, New York Mr Strauss-Kahn, who had criminal charges for the same offence dropped last year, had applied to have Nafissatou Diallo's case against him dropped claiming his role as managing director … Continue reading

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France: Strauss-Kahn Is Charged in Connection With Prostitution Ring – New York Times

Sydney Morning Herald France: Strauss-Kahn Is Charged in Connection With Prostitution RingNew York TimesDominique Strauss-Kahn, the former managing director of the International Monetary Fund, was released on bail on Monday after he was charged with involvement in a prostitution ring … Continue reading

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Domnique Strauss-Kahn charged with ‘complicity in pimping’ – Daily Mail

Daily Mail Domnique Strauss-Kahn charged with 'complicity in pimping'Daily MailBy Peter Allen Dominique Strauss-Kahn was last night charged with 'complicity in pimping in a vice ring' – an offence which carries a maximum prison sentence of 20 years. Two judges … Continue reading

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France’s Strauss-Kahn charged in prostitution vice ring – AFP

AFP France's Strauss-Kahn charged in prostitution vice ringAFPBy Sylvain Peuchmaurd (AFP) – 5 hours ago LILLE, France — Disgraced former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was charged with involvement in an organised vice ring that procured prostitutes for top-class clients, lawyers … Continue reading

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Strauss-Kahn on vice-ring charges – The Independent

USA TODAY Strauss-Kahn on vice-ring chargesThe IndependentDominique Strauss-Kahn's lawyer said it was wrong for his client to be prosecuted for "simple libertine activity" after he was charged with helping to run a prostitution ring last night. The former head of … Continue reading

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Strauss-Kahn investigated in vice case – Financial Times

Financial Times Strauss-Kahn investigated in vice caseFinancial TimesBy Hugh Carnegy in Paris Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the disgraced former head of the International Monetary Fund, was placed under formal investigation on Monday night for alleged involvement in the running of a prostitution … Continue reading

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