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#Strauss-Kahn

# strauss-kahn - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Former IMF chief's pimping trial hears of 'lunchtime sex parties'

Strauss-Kahn will not appear in the court in the northern city of Lille until he testifies next week.

# strauss-kahn - Monday 2 February, 2015

This former head of the IMF is on trial for 'aggravated pimping'

The case is expected to feature lurid details of group sex and high-end prostitution.

# strauss-kahn - Friday 26 July, 2013

Carlton affair: Former IMF chief Strauss-Kahn to face pimping trial DSK

Carlton affair: Former IMF chief Strauss-Kahn to face pimping trial

Prosecutors called for the charges to be dropped but investigating magistrates have decided he should face trial.

# strauss-kahn - Monday 10 December, 2012

Strauss-Kahn settles with maid over sexual assault allegation DSK

Strauss-Kahn settles with maid over sexual assault allegation

A court in New York has heard that the former head of the IMF has reached an undisclosed financial settlement with the hotel maid who accused him of sexual assault last year.

# strauss-kahn - Friday 30 November, 2012

DSK to make out-of-court settlement with maid over 'sex assault' - reports DSK

DSK to make out-of-court settlement with maid over 'sex assault' - reports

A hotel maid accused the former head of the IMF of sexually assaulting her in his room at the Sofitel hotel in New York last year.

# strauss-kahn - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

French court delays Strauss-Kahn sex charge ruling DSK

French court delays Strauss-Kahn sex charge ruling

A French appeals court will delay a decision on whether to drop pimping charges against the former IMF chief until December.

# strauss-kahn - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

NYC court to rule today on Strauss-Kahn lawsuit DSK

NYC court to rule today on Strauss-Kahn lawsuit

Judge to decide if hotel maid’s lawsuit should be dismissed.

# strauss-kahn - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Strauss-Khan to be questioned over alleged links to 'prostitution ring' DSK

Strauss-Khan to be questioned over alleged links to 'prostitution ring'

The former head of the IMF faces questions over his alleged links to a prostitution ring in northern France.

# strauss-kahn - Thursday 8 December, 2011

Watch: leaked Strauss-Kahn surveillance footage adds to mystery DSK This post contains videos

Watch: leaked Strauss-Kahn surveillance footage adds to mystery

The footage has been aired less than fortnight after suggestions that the former head of the IMF was the target of a political plot when he was accused of sexual assault in a New York hotel in May.

# strauss-kahn - Monday 28 November, 2011

Sarkozy's party denies new claims that Strauss-Kahn was set-up DSK

Sarkozy's party denies new claims that Strauss-Kahn was set-up

The denial comes following the emergence of new details in the case which forced the one-time French presidential favourite to resign earlier this year.

# strauss-kahn - Friday 18 November, 2011

More revelations about Dominique Strauss-Kahn

A high-class prostitute claims to have intimate knowledge of the former head of the International Monetary Fund.

# strauss-kahn - Thursday 29 September, 2011

Strauss-Kahn comes face-to-face with French rape accuser DSK

Strauss-Kahn comes face-to-face with French rape accuser

Investigators questioned the former IMF chief and Tristane Banon to help them decide whether to pursue charges of attempted rape brought by the 32-year-old woman.

# strauss-kahn - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

NY judge dismisses assault charges against Strauss-Kahn

Today’s dismissal was delayed pending an appeal court ruling regarding an application for a special prosecutor.

# strauss-kahn - Sunday 21 August, 2011

Strauss-Kahn charges could be dropped 'by Tuesday' DSK

Strauss-Kahn charges could be dropped 'by Tuesday'

Prosecutors bringing charges against the former head of the IMF will ask a judge to drop the charges at a hearing this week.

# strauss-kahn - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Lawyers clash over Strauss-Kahn "rape" report

A medical report published in a French magazine claims that hotel maid Nafi Diallo was raped. Strauss Kahn’s lawyers see it differently.

# strauss-kahn - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning…

Maid sues Strauss-Kahn over hotel incident

The woman who accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault has brought a civil suit against him.

# strauss-kahn - Monday 25 July, 2011

DSK maid goes public with her story DSK

DSK maid goes public with her story

Nafissatou Diallo claims that former IMF chief Dominique Strauss Kahn forced her to perform oral sex and ripped off her tights when she came to clean his hotel room.

# strauss-kahn - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’ clock.

Strauss-Kahn 'had sex with rape accuser's mother'

The former head of the IMF is facing more accusations.

# strauss-kahn - Sunday 17 July, 2011

Dominique Strauss Kahn 'was on a sex binge in New York'

The former head of the IMF is reported to have bedded three women prior to being arrested and charged with attempted rape.

# strauss-kahn - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

Strauss-Kahn court date postponed until August

Prosecutors want the entire sex assault case against the former head of the IMF to be dropped.

# strauss-kahn - Friday 8 July, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# strauss-kahn - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

New York prosecutors 'to drop' Strauss-Kahn charges - report DSK

New York prosecutors 'to drop' Strauss-Kahn charges - report

The New York Post says DA sources will drop their case, because DSK’s alleged victim is not credible.

# strauss-kahn - Monday 4 July, 2011

Strauss-Kahn 'refused to pay prostitute maid for sex' - report DSK

Strauss-Kahn 'refused to pay prostitute maid for sex' - report

A US report claims that the hotel maid involved in the Dominique Strauss-Kahn case tried to solicit the former IMF head.

# strauss-kahn - Saturday 2 July, 2011

Strauss-Kahn allies open to his involvement in 2012 election

If rape charges are dropped, can the ex-IMF director return to France to run against President Nicolas Sarkozy next year?

# strauss-kahn - Friday 1 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

In today’s 9 at 9: Some good news as VAT is lowered; a twist in the Strauss-Kahn case; new developments in the Race for the Áras; and who is a “snotty Miss Fancy Pants”?

New twists in Strauss-Kahn case

The maid who accused the IMF boss of a violent sex attack is now being described as a “flawed witness”

# strauss-kahn - Friday 17 June, 2011

Strauss-Kahn asked for eggs and a sandwich after his arrest

Details of the events prior to and after the former head of the IMF’s arrest have emerged in prosecutor documents.

# strauss-kahn - Monday 30 May, 2011

Embattled Strauss-Kahn assembles crisis team to fight back against rape allegations

The former IMF head’s team includes PR gurus and private investigators as he looks to fight allegations of attempted rape in the US and rebuild his reputation back in France.

# strauss-kahn - Saturday 21 May, 2011

Strauss-Kahn out of prison and into luxury apartment building near ground zero

The former IMF chief will temporarily stay at an apartment block near the site of the 9/11 attacks and the former home of disgraced financier Bernie Madoff but neighbours there don’t seem too pleased about his arrival.

# strauss-kahn - Friday 20 May, 2011

Strauss-Kahn to leave Rikers today after securing $1m bail

Former head of the IMF must remain confined at his wife’s New York apartment under armed guard until trial for sexual assault and attempted rape.

# strauss-kahn - Wednesday 18 May, 2011

Strauss-Kahn's lawyers deny any "forcible encounter" with woman over sex assault charges

The IMF chief is still under pressure to resign from his post, as the US Treasury Secretary joins calls for him to leave the organisation.

# strauss-kahn - Tuesday 17 May, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Pressure mounting on Dominique Strauss-Kahn to resign IMF post

Calls for head of the IMF to resign following allegations made against him of sexual assault in New York at the weekend.

# strauss-kahn - Monday 16 May, 2011

IMF head Strauss-Kahn denied bail by court on rape charges

Despite offering $1m bail from his wife’s account and offering to wear an electronic tag, Dominique Strauss-Kahn is jailed until Friday.

Take 5: Monday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

Euro hits six-week low against dollar following Strauss-Kahn arrest

The single currency fell briefly before trading up by mid-morning on the London Stock Exchange.

Noonan in Brussels for summit of EU finance ministers

The Minister for Finance heads to the Belgian capital today but is not expected to make any significant progress on the terms of Ireland’s bailout package as Greece, Strauss-Kahn and Portugal dominate the agenda.

# strauss-kahn - Sunday 15 May, 2011

IMF head charged with attempted rape following sexual assault allegations

Dominique Strauss-Kahn was pulled from an airplane moments before he was to fly to Paris, after a New York chamber maid told police he had sexually assaulted her in his hotel suite.