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Straus-Kahn Return To Paris Prompts Radio Discussion Of 'Jewish Lobby'

09/05/2011

Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn received a mixed welcome in his return to Paris after sexual assault charges were dropped in New York.

Strauss-Kahn, once a Socialist Party leader favored to beat French President Nicolas Sarkozy in the next election, was back in the French capital Sunday.

Case Against Strauss-Khan Dropped

08/24/2011

A New York State Supreme Court judge has closed the sexual assault case against Dominique Srauss-Kahn.

On Tuesday, Judge Michael Orbus dismissed all charges against the former head of the International Monetary Fund following an official request Monday from the Manhattan District Attorney's office.

Afterward, Strauss-Kahn issued a statement calling the three months since his arrest for sexually assaulting a New York hotel maid "a nightmare for me and my family." He thanked the judge, his family and other supporters.

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