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  1. Laughter in the DarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Counterpunch

    ... held hands. Two doomed politicians, David Cameron and Francoise Hollande, kissed cheeks. Even the disgraced Nicolas Sarkozy seemed freshly polished for a miraculous second act. The left and the near right-though not the vexing Marine Le Pen-paraded ...

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  2. Unpacking France's Chilling Proposal to Hold Companies Accountable for SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Eff.org

    France's misguided efforts to grapple with hate speech-which is already prohibited by French law-have been making headlines for years. In 2012, after an horrific attack on a Jewish school, then-president Nicolas Sarkozy proposed criminal penalties for anyone visiting websites that contain hate speech.

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  3. BPCE Chairman Perol to face trial for conflict of interestRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Reuters

    Francois Perol, chairman of France's second-biggest retail bank, BPCE, is to face trial in a case to determine whether his nomination to head the group in 2009 represented a conflict of interest, a judicial source told Reuters on Thursday. Prosecutors have said Perol, who was an economic adviser for former President Nicolas Sarkozy before being appointed to the bank, risks two years' prison and a 30,000 euro fine if found guilty.

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  4. Will Greece Unravel the European Experiment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Cato Institute

    ... European public to accept further continental consolidation. Chancellor Merkel and former French president Nicolas Sarkozy disagreed over the details, but both pushed for Brussels to oversee budgets of individual governments. Said Merkel : "We have ...

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  5. France's Sarkozy refuses anti-National Front blockadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Daily Times

    PARIS: Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy told supporters to back whoever they wanted in a by-election putting a National Front candidate against a Socialist rival, veering from a mainstream party tradition of recommending anyone but the far right. The UMP candidate was knocked out in Sunday's first round in the eastern Le Doubs constituency, prompting some UMP officials to urge their conservative supporters to switch allegiance to the Socialist to defeat the anti-immigrant FN.

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  6. Woman witness takes the stand in Strauss-Kahn 'vice ring' trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Times of Oman

    ... a peek behind the bedroom door of a man once tipped as a potential challenger to former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. France was stunned when it saw Strauss-Kahn paraded handcuffed in front of the world's cameras after a New York hotel maid ...

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  7. Ex-prostitute takes the stand in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    ... a peek behind the bedroom door of a man once tipped as a potential challenger to former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. France was stunned when it saw Strauss-Kahn paraded handcuffed in front of the world's cameras after a New York hotel maid ...

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  8. Hardliner takes helm of France's CGT unionRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | Reuters

    ... some very complicated situations," said Raymond Subie, a former social affairs adviser to ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy who dealt with Martinez. Martinez worked quietly to defuse a longrunning labour dispute at carmarker PSA Peugeot's Aulnay plant ...

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  9. Sarkozy warns far-right could grab power in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Peninsula

    France's opposition leader Nicolas Sarkozy warned Tuesday there was a real risk of the far-right National Front taking power and eclipsing his more moderate party. "A victory for the National Front at the national level is no longer hypothetical," he told members of his conservative UMP party.

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  10. First defendant takes the stand in Strauss-Kahn pimping trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... ing a peek behind the bedroom door of a man once tipped as a potential challenger to former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. France was stunned when it saw Strauss-Kahn paraded handcuffed in front of

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  11. Ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn argues pimping trial is 'invalid' due to bias, political intrigueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... a peek behind the bedroom door of a man once tipped as a potential challenger to former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. France was stunned when they saw Strauss-Kahn paraded handcuffed in front of the world's cameras after a New York hotel maid ...

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  12. First defendant to take stand in Strauss-Kahn 'pimping' trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    ... a peek behind the bedroom door of a man once tipped as a potential challenger to former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. France was stunned when it saw Strauss-Kahn paraded handcuffed in front of the world's cameras after a New York hotel maid ...

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  13. Dominique Strauss-Kahn's 'pimping' trial to begin; claims of group sex, prostitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Age

    ... a peek behind the bedroom door of a man once tipped as a potential challenger to former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. The ex-head of the IMF, known in France as DSK, saw his career implode in 2011 when he was paraded handcuffed in front of the ...

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  14. Former IMF chief Strauss-Kahn goes on trial in French city of LilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Times of Oman

    ... a peek behind the bedroom door of a man once tipped as a potential challenger to former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. The ex-head of the International Monetary Fund, known in France as DSK, saw his career implode in 2011 when he was paraded ...

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  15. Strauss-Kahn Faces Pimping Charges in CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    A man once seen as a potential challenger to former French President Nicolas Sarkozy goes on trial Monday in France on charges of allegedly procuring prostitutes. Dominique Strauss-Kahn was once the world's top financier as head of the International Monetary Fund.

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  16. Strauss-Kahn 'pimping' case based on secret government probe, lawyers argueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | ABC News

    ... a peek behind the bedroom door of a man once tipped as a potential challenger to former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. France was stunned when they saw Strauss-Kahn paraded handcuffed in front of the world's cameras after a New York hotel maid ...

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  17. 'Orgies sans frontieres': Strauss-Kahn appears in court on pimping chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Independent

    ... yesterday to turn the trial of Dominique Strauss-Kahn into a trial, by insinuation, of former President Nicolas Sarkozy. The lawyers suggested that "pimping" allegations against the former IMF chief resulted directly from the illegal tapping of Mr ...

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  18. Marine Le Pen Leads French Presidential PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Switched

    The leader of France's far-right National Front party came out on top in a new poll on potential 2017 presidential candidates. The survey, published in Marianne on Thursday, pitted Marine Le Pen against French President Francois Hollande, former President Nicolas Sarkozy and other potential candidates.

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  19. The future could belong to a new style of politicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The China Post

    ... the newcomer's success. French President Francois Hollande defeated his unpopular "bling bling" rival Nicolas Sarkozy in 2012 with his "Mr. Normal" image and his promise to fix the economy by taxing the rich. Hollande turned out to be the most ...

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  20. Thursday newspaper round-up: Tesco, Mark Carney, McDonald's...Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Live Charts

    ... services have done nothing to sway people's faith in the national health service. Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy uses tax-payer money to fund his office, car, security and even his dry-cleaning bills to the tune of 2.2 m each year, ...

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