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Tristane Banon, French accuser, to meet Strauss-Kahn face-to-face

Banon, 32, accuses Strauss-Kahn, 62, of locking her in a Paris apartment and attempting to rape her in 2003. Strauss-Kahn was a friend and former lover of Banon's mother, BBC reports.

Strauss-Kahn leaves New York home

The prosecution dropped the sexual assault charges against Strauss-Kahn last month after deciding the accuser, Nafissatou Diallo, was not a strong enough witness. The dismissal of the case brought an abrupt end to the three-month investigation.

Nafissatou Diallo, Strauss-Kahn's accuser, was misquoted: lawyer

Furthermore the lawyer said the tapes show that Diallo's depiction to police of what happened in the hotel room is consistent with what she told her friend immediately after the incident.

Maid who accused Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault in NYC goes public in U.S. media

The interviews with Newsweek and ABC were set up by the New York hotel maid's lawyer after prosecutors said that the case against Strauss-Kahn had been hurt by problems with her testimony and her credibility

French politicians are “nauseated” by Dominique Strauss-Kahn sex scandal

Sex scandals are an American pastime. In France, things are different, and it has nothing to do with tolerance.

French accuser to sue Strauss-Kahn for attempted rape

Koubbi denied the decision to file a lawsuit was influenced by the New York case. “Even if that case against Mr Strauss-Kahn turns out to be unfounded, ours is not - it is extremely solid and backed-up,” L'Express quoted him as saying.

French outrage peaks over Strauss-Kahn reversal

The French media and citizens express ire over unreliable accusations that claimed a popular leader.

Strauss-Kahn sexual-assault case near collapse as serious questions about accuser surface

In a stunning reversal of fortune, Strauss-Kahn might be released on his own recognizance and freed from house arrest, and it is unlikely that the most serious charges against him will stand.

DSK hotel maid to testify from witness stand, says lawyer

WIth so much international attention and all sides aggressively preparing for batle, the trial is already taking on the air of three-ring circus.

Dominique Strauss-Kahn pleads not guilty on sex assault charges (UPDATES) (VIDEO)

Prosecutors have said their evidence has been growing, while the economist's defense attorneys insist they have information to discredit the maid.
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