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Sex, Lies And American Justice: French Still Try To Understand Strauss-Kahn Case
Weaker but Not Lost: The Case Against Strauss-Kahn
In the hours before Dominique Strauss-Kahn arrived in court on Friday morning, rumors flew that prosecutors might drop the case against the former director of the International Monetary Fund. As first reported in the New York Times, prosecutors disclosed to Strauss-Kahn’s lawyers on June 30 that the woman accusing him of trying to rape her in his hotel suite had lied to investigators on a number of occasions and that her credibility had come into question.
How Dominique Strauss-Kahn Could Salvage His Political Career
Dominique Strauss-Kahn in Court: Trial of Century Begins
Who’s Keeping an Eye on Strauss-Kahn?
THE ADMINISTRATION: The Strauss Affair
Cue the Conspiracy Theories: The Strauss-Kahn Reaction and French Democracy
After Strauss-Kahn: Who’s Next to Head the IMF?
Even before Dominique Strauss-Kahn announced from New York’s Riker’s Island prison on Wednesday that he was stepping down as head of the International Monetary Fund , world powers were already jostling over who could replace him. Indeed, since Strauss-Kahn’s arrest last Saturday on charges of attempted rape, European officials have been swift to argue that Europe should maintain the hold it has had on the IMF’s top job ever since the Washington D.C.-based organization was created in 1945