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Dominique Strauss-Kahn Acquitted Of Pimping Charges

Posted 06.12.2015 | World

LILLE, France (AP) — Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was cleared of pimping charges on Friday in France, putting an ...

Disgraced Ex-IMF Chief Gets New Job

AP | Posted 11.25.2013 | Business

PARIS (AP) — The head of a Luxembourg-based investment bank says Dominique Strauss-Kahn will soon take a new job as his company's president — the ...

Filner: Have I Been in France Too Long?

Mary Duncan | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics
Mary Duncan

At last count, 16 women have accused Bob Filner, the Mayor of San Diego, of inappropriate sexual behavior. They and others want him recalled. San Di...

Judges: DSK ‘King Of The Party' At Orgies | Posted 08.08.2013 | World

Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss Kahn was the "king of the party" at orgies hosted around the world, according to documents leaked to Le Figaro (via...

DSK To Be Tried On Aggravated Pimping Charges

Reuters | Posted 09.25.2013 | World

PARIS, July 26 (Reuters) - Former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn will be tried on charges of pimping, prosecutors said on Friday, capping an inquir...

French Court Rules On DSK Book Ban

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 07.28.2014 | Books

A French court on Tuesday delivered its decision in the Dominique Strass-Kahn book ban case, ruling that lawyer Marcela Iacub's kiss-and-tell about th...

Pimping Charges Against DSK Stand

AP | JAMEY KEATEN | Posted 02.18.2013 | World

PARIS -- Dominique Strauss-Kahn's legal problems are not over. French judges decided Wednesday not to drop pimping charges against the former Interna...

DSK Lawyers Deny Settlement With NY Hotel Maid

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 01.30.2013 | World

NEW YORK — Attorneys for Dominique Strauss-Kahn on Friday denied that the former International Monetary Fund chief has reached a settlement with...

DSK Reportedly Settles With Maid For $6 Million

Reuters | Posted 01.30.2013 | World

(Adds lawyers saying French newspaper report "fanciful") * DSK has reached settlement deal with hotel maid - sources * F...

DSK Settles With New York Hotel Maid

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 01.29.2013 | World

NEW YORK — Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn and a hotel maid who accused him of trying to rape her have reached a...

Binders Full of Idiots and Miserable Prostitutes

Carine Fabius | Posted 12.23.2012 | Crime
Carine Fabius

Repeat after me, a woman who charges you for sex is not doing it because you're such an enjoyable fat guy (or fit guy, for that matter).

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...

What John Solomon Got Wrong About DSK Scandal

Edward Jay Epstein | Posted 08.05.2012 | Books
Edward Jay Epstein

In his new book, DSK, John Solomon relies on a technique of channeling himself inside the head of people he has never met and rendering thoughts they have not stated. He also invents a conspiracy theory for me concerning Dominique Strauss-Kahn's missing BlackBerry.

Prosecutor Expands DSK Case

AP | GREG KELLER | Posted 07.20.2012 | World

PARIS — A French prosecutor has opened a preliminary investigation into allegations of rape in a Washington hotel by former IMF chief and one-ti...

DSK Countersues Hotel Maid for $1 Million

Reuters | Posted 07.15.2012 | World

By Daniel Trotta and Joseph Ax NEW YORK, May 15 (Reuters) - Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has filed a $1 million countersuit...

The DSK Affair: One Year Later

Edward Jay Epstein | Posted 07.14.2012 | Politics
Edward Jay Epstein

Even if all the mysteries of the presidential suite have not been solved, it is now abundantly clear that if the district attorney's office had gathered more evidence before they arrested and imprisoned DSK, the outcome of the French election might well have ad a different victor.

Feminists Enraged After France Drops Sexual Harassment Law

Reuters | Posted 07.04.2012 | World

PARIS, May 4 (Reuters) - France repealed a sexual harassment law on Friday on the grounds that the definition of the crime was too vague, sparking r...

New Allegations Against DSK

Reuters | Posted 07.04.2012 | World

LILLE, France, May 4 (Reuters) - French investigators looking into Dominique Strauss-Kahn's ties to a suspected prostitution ring in the northern c...

10 Questions About The DSK Case That Need To Be Answered

Edward Jay Epstein | Posted 07.03.2012 | Books
Edward Jay Epstein

I have spent the last 10 months investigating the incident of May 14th 2011 involving Dominique Strauss-Kahn. But despite all my digging, I have been unable to answer 10 key questions about the incident -- and nor was DSK able to shed light on them during my interview with him.

The French Presidential Election: the Roles of Fascism and Fukushima

Vivian Norris | Posted 07.01.2012 | World
Vivian Norris

In general, the French President does not appear to be respected as a statesman. The French do not recognize Sarkozy's way of doing things as being familiar, as representing who they are, whether it be on the left or the right.

'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 Suspects 'Political Enemies' In Sex Scandal

Reuters | Posted 06.27.2012 | World

LONDON, April 27 (Reuters) - The Guardian newspaper said on its website on Friday that former International Monetary Fund boss Dominique Strauss-Kah...

Not Over?

AP | COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 05.28.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — As a deepening sex scandal surrounds Dominique Strauss-Kahn, his lawyers tried Wednesday to end a lawsuit over the hotel-room encount...

Lawyer: Offense Of 'Lust' Is Not Illegal'

Reuters | Posted 05.27.2012 | World

* Strauss-Kahn was at 2-3 sex parties a year -lawyer * "Offense of lust" is nothing illegal - lawyer By Alexandria Sage PARIS, March 27 (Reut...

DSK Questioned In Prostitution Probe

AP | MICHEL SPINGLER | Posted 05.26.2012 | World

LILLE, France (AP) — Dominique Strauss-Kahn was handed preliminary charges Monday alleging he was involved in a hotel prostitution ring in France, a...