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  1. Plagiarism or a 'wink'? Le Pen lifts conservative's speechRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... populism and decisive moment for the European Union. Le Pen borrowed from a speech delivered last month by Francois Fillon, the former Republicans party candidate, about France's important role in Europe and the world. The subject is at the heart of ...

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  2. Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarising Francois Fillon's speechRead the original story

    May 2, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... the party as aligned with racists and extremists. Le Pen borrowed from a speech delivered last month by Francois Fillon, the former conservative candidate, about France's important role in Europe and the world. In another excerpt about prospects of ...

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  3. Macron camp fears high abstention rate by left could damage his election chancesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Japan Times

    ... It emerged Tuesday that Le Pen had copied parts of her fiery May 1 speech from one made on April 15 by Francois Fillon, the conservative candidate who was eliminated in the first round of the election last month. In the speech in question in ...

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  4. The Latest: French artists back Macron at free concertRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... because "that's the only thing you are interested in." Le Pen borrowed from a speech delivered last month by Francois Fillon, the former conservative candidate, about France's important role in Europe and the world. The far-right hopeful added that ...

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  5. French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen is accused of plagiarismRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has been accused of plagiarizing parts of a speech days before the second round of the election. - Marine Le Pen, the far-right presidential candidate in France, was battling accusations on Tuesday that she had plagiarized sections of a speech by her conservative former opponent, Francois Fillon, at her May Day rally.

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  6. Marine Le Pen: When is plagiarism just a 'nod-and-a-wink'?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... online sensation over plagiarism, it appeared to be an attempt by Ms. Le Pen to reach out to supporters of Francois Fillon, who was knocked out in the April 23 first round of voting after coming third with 20 percent of the vote. Polls show Le Pen ...

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  7. Le Pen busted stealing speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    ... as a "wink" to him and the voters she hopes to peel away in a run-off, her spokesmen said Tuesday. Francois Fillon, the former Republicans candidate, first delivered the speech on France's role in Europe and the world on April 15 - just two weeks ...

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  8. The French presidential candidate lifted verbatim parts of a speech by a former rival.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... populism and decisive moment for the European Union. Le Pen borrowed from a speech delivered last month by Francois Fillon, the former Republicans party candidate, about France's important role in Europe and the world. The subject is at the heart of ...

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  9. France's Macron takes offensive against Le PenRead the original story

    May 2, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Pen said on Sunday. Macron has been endorsed by current President Francois Hollande , Republican candidate Francois Fillon and the Socialist Party's Benoit Hamon, but he is not universally liked. "Macron equals Louis XVI, Le Pen equals Le Pen", read ...

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  10. 2017 General Election Diary Day 14: okay with the events that are unfolding currentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | What You Can Get Away With

    ... year, while Marine Le Pen's latest speech in the French election had rather a lot of similarities to one by Francois Fillon a few weeks ago. Place your bets now on who'll be the first to do it here in the UK. I'm going for Theresa May's 'strong and ...

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  11. Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarizing her speech from center-right rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    French presidential candidates Francois Fillon, right, and Marine Le Pen take part in a television debate at French national television France 2, in Saint Cloud, outside Paris, on April 20, 2017. French presidential candidates Francois Fillon, right, and Marine Le Pen take part in a television debate at French national television France 2, in Saint Cloud, outside Paris, on April 20, 2017.

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  12. Le Pen accused of plagiarism for directly lifting parts of former opponent's speechRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Canada.com

    French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, flanked with her body guard Thierry Legier, blows kisses to supporters at the end of her meeting, Monday May 1, 2017, in Villepinte, outside Paris. French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen used chunks of a speech by defeated center-right nominee Francois Fillon, word-for-word, during a rally, in what her campaign said was an attempt to lure the former prime minister's voters.

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  13. Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarising a speech from former rival Francois FillonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Age

    ... as a key moment in the run-up to the second and final round of voting on Sunday. However, supporters of Francois Fillon, the conservative candidate who was knocked out in the first round of voting, soon noticed that her speech contained several ...

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  14. Macron to face Le Pen in French presidential runoff electionRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | Nerve News

    ... per cent of the vote, while Le Pen has 22.08 per cent, Efe news reported. In third place is conservative Francois Fillon with 19.75 per cent just ahead of leftist Jean-Luc Melenchon with 19.45 per cent. In fifth place, far behind the four most ...

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  15. French citizens in Montreal express mixed reactions to early election resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | 680News

    French nationals in Montreal expressed mixed reactions on Sunday as preliminary results showed far-right leader Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron leading in the first round of France's presidential election. At a French cultural centre in Montreal, both applause and boos rang out as a French TV station announced its projections just after the vote closed at 2 p.m. While some expressed disappointment that Le Pen would be moving on to the second round, others said they were reassured that Macron was remaining in the race instead of conservative Francois Fillon, or far-left candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon.

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  16. Centrist Macron, far-right Le Pen in battle to lead FranceRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | KDWN

    ... for France. "Extremism can only bring unhappiness and division to France," defeated conservative candidate Francois Fillon said. "As such, there is no other choice than to vote against the extreme right." The selection of Le Pen and Macron presents ...

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  17. AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EDTRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | The Madison Press

    ... for France. "Extremism can only bring unhappiness and division to France," defeated conservative candidate Francois Fillon said. "As such, there is no other choice than to vote against the extreme right." The selection of Le Pen and Macron presents ...

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  18. France averts Political Disaster -- but its Economic Woes may ContinueRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | Talking Points Memo

    ... that in the run-off, she would get some of the votes that might have gone to the conservative candidate Francois Fillon, Le Pen looked like she could get 45 percent of the vote. And who knows - a big terrorist attack, a scandalous revelation about ...

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  19. US Stock Futures Rally After Centrist Takes 1st Round in French ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | News Max

    ... candidate Benoit Hamon, Socialist Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve and defeated right-wing candidate Francois Fillon all urged voters to rally behind Macron in the second round. Markets had also been nervous of the possibility that far-left ...

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  20. Le Pen took French party from pariah to spotlight _ and now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... dead!" he also urged supporters to back Macron. Pollsters projected that conservative former Prime Minister Francois Fillon was trailing the two leading candidates and that Socialist Benoit Hamon was far behind. How to respond to the threat of ...

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