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Dominique Strauss Kahn Rape

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...

'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 Do...

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...

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...

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 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 when ...

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?

Strauss-Kahn's New York Townhouse Becomes A Tourist Attraction

AOL Travel News | Posted 09.06.2011 | Travel

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If France Doesn't Know DSK by Now, They Never Will

Robert Weller | Posted 09.03.2011 | World
Robert Weller

Long known for his randy reputation, Dominique Strauss-Kahn appeared to be likely to be able to return to his high rank in French politics even after ...

Dominique Strauss-Kahn Rape Charge May Be Dropped (VIDEO)

Posted 09.04.2011 | World

Sexual assault charges against former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn could be dropped in the next few weeks, according to sources close to the case ...

Did Strauss-Kahn Sexually Assault the Hotel Maid? Let the Jury Decide

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 09.04.2011 | Media
Miles Mogulescu

I don't know whether or not Dominique Strauss-Kahn sexually assaulted the hotel maid. But there seems to be enough questions that his guilt or innocence, as well as the credibility of the maid's accusations, should be decided in court by a jury.

Can Dominique Strauss-Kahn Dodge a Criminal Trial Claiming Immunity?

Haggai Carmon | Posted 08.22.2011 | World
Haggai Carmon

Dominique Strauss-Kahn is accused of sexual attack on a hotel chambermaid. But will his status as the IMF head allow him to wriggle out from under criminal prosecution in New York by claiming immunity?

Sex, Violence, and Terrorism

Connie Lawn | Posted 08.07.2011 | World
Connie Lawn

Sex, violence, and terrorism. These topics are probably not discussed much in college classes, but they should be. These are the topics we often deal with in the news business.

Is There Such a Thing as a 'Credible' Rape Victim?

Keli Goff | Posted 07.31.2011 | Politics
Keli Goff

Is there any woman on the planet whose word, reputation and behavior is considered beyond reproach enough that she can accuse someone in power of assaulting her and have a real shot at being taken seriously?

Schwarzenegger, DSK and Heterosexual Privilege

Abby L. Ferber | Posted 07.31.2011 | Media
Abby L. Ferber

No matter how many stories we hear about heterosexual men committing adultery and destroying their marriages, why is it that we continue to hear that it is LGBT people that are the greatest threat to the institution of marriage?

Lucas Kavner

House Arrests Of The Rich And Famous

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 07.26.2011 | Business

Since being charged with sexually assaulting a hotel maid, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former International Monetary Fund managing director, has moved...

Ex-IMF Chief's DNA Reportedly Matched To Maid's Clothes

Posted 07.23.2011 | World

Dominique Strauss-Kahn's DNA sample has been matched to material found on the clothing of the maid who claims that he sexually assaulted her, NBC New ...

The DSK Scandal: French Anti-Americanism Ain't What it Used to Be

Sophie Meunier | Posted 07.23.2011 | World
Sophie Meunier

The DSK scandal so far has not driven a wedge between France and the US and not resuscitated the age-old reflexes of anti-Americanism. For those who tried to exploit it, it did not pay off. French anti-Americanism ain't what it used to be!