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Strauss-Kahn Countersues Hotel Housekeeper for $1M

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Dominique Strauss-Kahn is striking back against the New York City hotel maid who accused him of sexual assault with a $1 million countersuit.

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Judge: Housekeeper's Suit Against DSK Can Proceed to Trial

Tuesday, May 01, 2012

A hotel maid's sexual assault lawsuit against Dominique Strauss-Kahn sexually assaulted her in New York City can go forward to trial, a judge ruled Tuesday, rebuffing the former International Monetary Fund leader's diplomatic-immunity claim.

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Judge to Rule Later on Civil Suit vs. Strauss-Kahn

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

A judge says he won't rule immediately on whether to dismiss a hotel maid's lawsuit alleging that Dominique Strauss-Kahn sexually assaulted her in New York City.

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Strauss-Kahn to Argue He's Diplomatically Immune from Hotel Housekeeper's Lawsuit

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

The first substantial hearing in the suit filed by a housekeeper last year against the disgraced former IMF chief is set for Wednesday — when defense lawyers will ask a Bronx County civil court judge to dismiss the lawsuit.

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Immunity in Spotlight in Suit vs. Strauss-Kahn

Monday, March 26, 2012

After the New York criminal sexual assault case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn dissolved in prosecutors' doubts about his accuser's reliability, she vowed to get her day in another court.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Backstory Update: French Politics

Thursday, March 08, 2012

Elaine Sciolino, a Paris Correspondent for the New York Times, talks about the presidential campaign in France, where the debate over the economy has taken center stage. We’ll also look at how the Dominique Strauss-Kahn scandal has sparked a national conversation, and the French reaction to how well “The Artist” did at last month’s Oscars. Her latest book is La Seduction: How the French Play the Game of Life.

 

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Strauss-Kahn Hearing in NY Gets Delayed

Tuesday, March 06, 2012

A New York court has postponed a hearing on a lawsuit filed against former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn by a woman who says he sexually assaulted her in a hotel.

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Strauss-Kahn Has March Court Date in NY

Thursday, February 23, 2012

A court in New York has scheduled a hearing on a lawsuit filed by the woman who accused former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of raping her in a Manhattan hotel.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Dominique Strauss-Kahn: Case Dismissed

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Jami Floyd, legal analyst, sometime guest host for The Brian Lehrer Show, and It's A Free Country blogger, and Will Saletan, Slate's national correspondent, talk about the Manhattan DA's decision to request all charges be dropped against Dominique Strauss-Kahn.

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WNYC News

Accuser Sues Ex-IMF Boss Strauss-Kahn Over Hotel Encounter

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

The hotel housekeeper who accused former International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault has sued him in State Supreme Court in the Bronx for unspecified damages. 

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Strauss-Kahn Accuser Breaks Her Silence: 'I Want Him to Go to Jail'

Monday, July 25, 2011

The hotel housekeeper who accused ex-International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault has broken her silence.

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

Syria, DSK, Yingluck Shinawatra

Friday, July 08, 2011

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It's A Free Country ®

Meet the IMF's New Leader: Dominique Lagarde

Thursday, July 07, 2011

She understands that Europe is the number one job for her to deal with right now, but she’s not going to get the support of the organization to deal with Europe unless she shows that she cares about the agenda of the rest of the world as well.

— Economics editor for Bloomberg Businessweek Peter Coy, on The Brian Lehrer Show.

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WNYC News

Bloomberg Backs DA's Decision to Bring Charges Against Strauss-Kahn

Tuesday, July 05, 2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg defended the Manhattan District Attorney's decision to bring charges against former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss Kahn  — even though the credibility of the woman who accused him of attempted rape has now been called into question.

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The Takeaway

What's Next for Dominique Strauss-Kahn

Tuesday, July 05, 2011

After weeks of fighting accusations of sexual assault against a hotel maid, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, former head of the International Monetary Fund, is facing new allegations. Tristane Banon, a French novelist, is filing a criminal complaint against Strauss-Kahn for attempted rape in 2003. The statute of limitations for rape cases in France is 10 years. Will this case be negatively affected by the outcome of the first case? Or by the media’s attention?

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WNYC News

Morning Headlines | Must-Reads from the WNYC News Hub

Monday, July 04, 2011

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WNYC's morning news producers bring you a rundown of today's must-read stories.

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Ex-IMF Chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn Released Without Bail

Friday, July 01, 2011

Former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn was released on his own recognizance Friday after prosecutors said the credibility of the hotel housekeeper accusing him of sexual assault was called into question following an extensive background investigation.

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn Demanded Diplomatic Immunity, Papers Show

Friday, June 17, 2011

Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn said he had diplomatic immunity, demanded to use the bathroom and complained about his handcuffs when police took him into custody for allegedly trying to rape a Manhattan hotel maid last month, court documents released Thursday show. 

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn Faces Lengthy Legal Battle Ahead in Sex Assault Case

Monday, June 06, 2011

In the wake of Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s not guilty plea on Monday, it is apparent both sides in the case are preparing for a protracted legal battle.

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Assault

Sunday, June 05, 2011

Ex-International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn pleaded not guilty in Manhattan Supreme Court on Monday to charges that he allegedly sexually assaulted a hotel housekeeper at a posh New York City hotel last month.

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