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Strauss-Kahn at the French Open, June 2013
11/06/2013 - France

Pimping charges against Strauss-Kahn to be dropped

French prosecutors on Tuesday recommended the dismissal of pimping charges against Dominique Strauss-Kahn, in what could be the end of two years of legal battles and scandal for the former boss of ...

27/02/2013 - France

Court fines Strauss-Kahn former mistress and publisher for kiss-and-tell book

A French court has ordered a disclaimer to be inserted in every copy of a book by a former mistress of Dominique Strauss-Kahn but rejected his bid to stop it going on sale Wednesday.

19/12/2012 - France

Strauss-Kahn pimping probe to continue

A court in northern France has refused to scrap an inquiry into pimping allegations against former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn.


French press review 12 December 2012

The government takes up the fight against poverty ... but is it doing enough and how will it be financed? There's pessimism over Egypt. And the Strauss-Kahn affair is sealed with a cheque.


French press review 1 December 2012

Dominique Strauss-Kahn makes headlines once again across the French papers; French researchers announce plans to launch clinicial trials of two promising Aids vaccines and the chaos in Egypt ...

30/11/2012 - France - United States

Strauss-Kahn settles with Diallo for six million dollars, report

Ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has agreed to pay New York hotel chambermaid Nafissatou Diallo six million dollars (4.64 million euros) in an out-of-court settlement of the attempted rape case ...

19/07/2012 - France

Will Dominique Strauss-Kahn try France's new DSK aphrodisiac drink?

The makers of a new soft drink have high hopes for their product, they say its an aphrodisiac and its called DSK, the initials often used in France to abbreviate disgraced former IMF boss ...

Nafissatou Diallo with her lawyer Kenneth Thompson
12/06/2012 - France - US

New York prosecutor objects to Diallo lawyers' demand for Strauss-Kahn files

The New York district attorney’s office and the city police force are opposing a demand by lawyers acting for hotel housemaid Nafissatou Diallo for files relating to the criminal case of ...

01/05/2012 - France

New York judge rejects Strauss-Kahn immunity claim in Diallo civil case

A New York judge has rejected former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn's claim to diplomatic immunity in a civil suit by a hotel maid, Nafissatou Diallo, who alleges he sexually assaulted her in a ...

28/03/2012 - France - United States

Strauss-Kahn called women 'equipment', leaked police transcript reveals

Former IMF boss Dominique Strauss-Kahn called women “equipment” when organising sex sessions between his friends and prostitutes, according to an alleged French police transcript.