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Dominique Strauss Kahn Rape

DSK, NYC Hotel Maid Settle Sexual Assault Lawsuit

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 02.09.2013 | World

NEW YORK — Former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn and a hotel maid settled her lawsuit Monday over sexual assault alle...

DSK Is Back

Reuters | Posted 12.24.2012 | World

By Brian Love PARIS, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former IMF chief whose French presidential ambitions were shattered...

France Drops Alleged DSK Rape Case

AP | Posted 10.02.2012 | World

PARIS -- A prosecutor in northern France says officials have dropped a preliminary investigation into allegations of rape in a Washington, D.C., hotel...

NY Hotel Maid Wants Subpoenas In DSK Case

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA | Posted 06.12.2012 | Black Voices

NEW YORK -- Attorneys representing a hotel housekeeper suing former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn in civil court have asked...

'Hail Mary' Attempt To Dismiss Suit

Reuters | Posted 07.01.2012 | World

By Joseph Ax NEW YORK, May 1 (Reuters) - A New York judge on Tuesday rejected a motion by former International Monetary Fund chief ...

DSK Rape Case Being Made Into Porn Film

Posted 01.01.2012 | Entertainment

According to French outlet The Local, the internationally publicized allegation of sexual assault against former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn by a...

Prosecutor Drops Investigation Into Alleged Strauss-Kahn Assault Case


PARIS — French prosecutors say Dominique Strauss-Kahn did something to a writer that qualifies as sexual assault, but they can't send him to tri...

Strauss-Kahn Confronted With French Accuser

AP | ELAINE GANLEY | Posted 11.29.2011 | World

PARIS — Dominique Strauss-Kahn met in a face-to-face confrontation Thursday with a Frenchwoman who says he tried to rape her, but the woman clai...

DSK Set To Give Public Interview

AP | By JENNY BARCHFIELD | Posted 11.18.2011 | World

PARIS -- Dominique Strauss-Kahn broke his silence four months after a New York hotel maid accused him of sexual assault, calling his encounter with th...

Police Interrogate DSK

AP | By PIERRE-ANTOINE SOUCHARD | Posted 11.12.2011 | World

By Associated Press PARIS -- Police questioned Dominique Strauss-Kahn for three hours Monday over accusations that the former International Monetar...

DSK To Offer Address French Citizens, But What Will He Say?

Le Monde/Worldcrunch | Raphaëlle Bacqué | Posted 11.06.2011 | World

His friends and family were unsure whether he should speak right away. The public stir is too recent, the media circus still perceptible. Besides, the...

Hope For DSK's Political Comeback In France?

LE NOUVEL OBSERVATEUR/Worldcrunch | Marc Vanghelder | Posted 10.26.2011 | World

PARIS - Despite the charges being dropped in the criminal case against him, Dominique Strauss-Kahn's troubles with the law are not over. Nafissatou Di...

In the Dominique Strauss-Kahn Case, Whose Rape Is It Anyway?

Mario Almonte | Posted 10.25.2011 | New York
Mario Almonte

It's the nightmarish scene that plays out in the minds of many women who are rape victims -- that if they took their allegations to court they would end up being the ones on trial, rather than the rapist.

Making War, Not Love: A French View On America's Obsession With Sex

Le Monde/Worldcrunch | Pascal Brukner | Posted 10.25.2011 | World

PARIS - A few years ago, we were on a family beach vacation in Florida. After a swim, my two-year-old daughter took off her bathing suit. Suddenly, th...

DSK Sex Charges Dropped By Judge

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ and TOM HAYS | Posted 10.24.2011 | World

NEW YORK — Dominique Strauss-Kahn became a free man Tuesday when a judge ended the sexual assault case against him at the request of prosecutors...

DSK To 'SVU': Show To Feature Real Accused Rape By French Leader

AP | Posted 10.12.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" often seems to echo real life, and the season opener of this NBC crime drama is no different. NB...

The Maid and the Millionaire

Rep. Bobby Rush | Posted 10.04.2011 | Black Voices
Rep. Bobby Rush

I have to say it, even if nobody else wants to. I think we need to have a national conversation about how "we the people" have reacted to the alleged sexual assault of Nafissatou Diallo by Dominique Strauss-Kahn.

Strauss-Kahn Case Becomes a Circus

Bob Barr | Posted 09.27.2011 | Crime
Bob Barr

Nafissatou Diallo and her lead lawyer, Kenneth Thompson, have thrown all normal rules of professional conduct to the wind and decided instead to conduct their case in the manner of the famous showman, P.T. Barnum.

Dominique Strauss Kahn and Rape Cases

Ariel Zwang | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics
Ariel Zwang

The Dominique Strauss Kahn affair is like a Rorschach test: it consists of pieces of information so conflicting, and hard to make sense of, that what people end up thinking about it is a reflection of the perspective they brought in the first place.

DSK's Accuser Breaks Her Silence

Posted 09.23.2011 | World

The hotel maid who accused former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn of rape has broken her silence with a pair of interviews -- one for this week's edit...

Accuser In DSK Rape Case Breaks Silence

Newsweek | Posted 09.23.2011 | Home

“Hello? Housekeeping.” The maid hovered in the suite’s large living room, just inside the entrance. The 32-year-old Guinean, an employee of t...

Dominique Strauss-Kahn's French Accuser Speaks Out In TV Interview

AP | By ELAINE GANLEY and PIERRE-ANTOINE SOUCHARD | Posted 09.12.2011 | World

PARIS -- The French woman who alleges that Dominique Strauss-Kahn tried to rape her in 2003 said Wednesday she finally took legal action because the N...

DSK's French Writer Accuser Heard By Police

AP | PIERRE-ANTOINE SOUCHARD | Posted 09.10.2011 | World

PARIS — A French writer who contends that former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn tried to rape her gave a statement to ...

Dominique Strauss-Kahn's Accuser Could Become The Accused

Posted 09.06.2011 | World

By Andrew Longstreth NEW YORK | Thu Jul 7, 2011 2:46pm EDT Could Dominique Strauss-Kahn's accuser become the accused? That prospect arose w...

Civilization in Suite 2806

Nancy Graham Holm | Posted 09.06.2011 | Women
Nancy Graham Holm

Some Frenchmen would like us to think it was not the hotel guest who appeared nude to a housemaid, but members of America's press and judicial system. Mon dieu! What are they talking about?