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Did Lee Harvey Oswald Act Alone? Was Dominique Strauss-Kahn Set Up? Edward Jay Epstein Investigates

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 05.06.2013 | Home
Jesse Kornbluth

I met Edward Jay Epstein in 1965, a lifetime ago. He was researching a book about the Kennedy assassination. I wondered why. Wasn't JFK killed by Lee ...

DSK Reportedly Settles With Maid For $6 Million

Reuters | Posted 01.30.2013 | Home

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

Big Bank Vice President Sues For Being 'Mommy-Tracked'

Reuters | Posted 09.20.2012 | Business

* Plaintiff says was "mommy-tracked" by bank * Deutsche Bank says takes allegations seriously By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK, Sept 12 (Reuters)...

DSK, Anne Sinclair Have Reportedly Separated

Reuters | Posted 08.28.2012 | Divorce

* Couple living in separate residences in Paris * Separation occurred a month ago, source says * Couple say will sue mag...

'Hail Mary' Attempt To Dismiss Suit

Reuters | Posted 07.01.2012 | Home

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

New (Dance?) Video Emerges From Alleged DSK Attack

Posted 12.09.2011 | New York

by JENNY BARCHFIELD, Associated Press PARIS -- Surveillance videos publicly aired for the first time Thursday show Dominique Strauss-Kahn leisurely...

Could This Be a French Watergate?

Pamela Sage Dodson | Posted 01.28.2012 | Home
Pamela Sage Dodson

There was apparently a lot going in the French-owned Sofitel Hotel just before and after Strauss-Kahn was arrested.

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...

When Women Are Abused: Dominique Strauss-Kahn's Shadow of Shame

SaraKay Smullens | Posted 10.27.2011 | Women
SaraKay Smullens

Hundreds of thousands of dollars later Dominique Strauss-Kahn, his wife Anne Sinclair, and his lawyers are rejoicing at what an August 24th New York T...

The V-Report

Eve Ensler | Posted 10.26.2011 | Women
Eve Ensler

How many women never spoke up or out about sexual assault? How many women were afraid to press charges? Let the DSK dismissal be our call to rise. Let so many of us speak out that it's a landslide and it turns the tide and the method of justice.

The Privilege That Dares Not Speak Its Name?

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 10.25.2011 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

When the sexual assault case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn was dismissed on Tuesday, it occurred to us that what we had in front of us was a good metaphor for one of the tawdry underbellies of American life.

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.

Charges Against DSK Dropped

The New York Times | Posted 10.24.2011 | Black Voices

The criminal case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former managing director of the International Monetary Fund, officially ended Tuesday after a Ma...

Charges Against DSK Dropped

The New York Times | Posted 10.24.2011 | Black Voices

The criminal case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former managing director of the International Monetary Fund, officially ended Tuesday after a Ma...

The Case for Prosecuting Strauss-Kahn: Or Should Prosecutors Play God?

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 10.19.2011 | Crime
Bennett L. Gershman

Will New York District Attorney Cyrus Vance allow the DSK case to proceed to trial and allow a jury to render a verdict? Or will he play God and decide the case himself? He makes his decision on Tuesday.

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.

What's Wrong With "Nafi" Diallo Wanting Money From DSK?

Joel Cohen | Posted 10.02.2011 | Crime
Joel Cohen

It is ethically correct for prosecutors to proceed to trial even with a weak case. That's what a prosecutor's duty to justice really means, and prosecutors more than any other government officials are sworn to serve justice.

The Chilling Effect

Taina Bien-Aime | Posted 09.28.2011 | Women
Taina Bien-Aime

At the heels of the NYPD rape case that shockingly led to an acquittal, there could be yet another chilling effect on reporting sex crimes if the DSK case is dismissed.

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.

DSK: Maid Says She Wants No Other Women To Suffer Like Her

Posted 09.27.2011 | Home

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A lawyer for the hotel maid who accused former International Monetary Fund Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexually a...

Is DSK's Accuser Risking It All By Speaking To The Media?

Posted 09.25.2011 | New York

After more than two months in seclusion and anonymity, the hotel maid who accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexually assaulting her is telling her sto...

DSK's Accuser Breaks Her Silence

Posted 09.23.2011 | Home

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...

Sex Scandal Is Peephole Into Manhattan Hotel Life

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 09.12.2011 | New York
Shirin Sadeghi

The incident with DSK and the maid hasn't shattered any myths about power and sex, but it has left hotel staff in New York, and particularly on West 44th Street, shaken.