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Sarkozy Held In Landmark Detention Over Criminal Probe

Paris (AFP) – Nicolas Sarkozy was taken into custody for questioning in a criminal investigation Tuesday in an unprecedented move that could wreck the former president’s hopes of a political comeback. The right-wing leader was detained at a police station in a Paris suburb in connection with a suspected attempt to illegally influence judicial proceedings […]

July 1, 2014

French Court To Rule On Secret Sarkozy Tapes Friday

PARIS — A French judge will rule Friday on whether former French president Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, are to be granted an emergency injunction forcing the withdrawal of recordings secretly made when he was president. The date was announced after the couple failed to show up at court Monday on the first […]

March 10, 2014