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Prosecutor asks for Strauss-Kahn acquittal in French sex trial

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LILLE, France - A French prosecutor asked a criminal court on Tuesday to acquit former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of a pimping charge for his role in what investigating magistrates argued was an organized sex ring using prostitutes.

Prostitutes in Strauss-Kahn sex trial withdraw damages claim

LILLE, France - Lawyers for the four prostitutes who participated in sex parties organized for Dominique Strauss-Kahn said on Monday they were giving up their claim of damages, saying it would be too hard to prove the pimping charge against the former IMF head.

World, 16 Feb 2015

Strauss-Kahn denies knowing sex party women were prostitutes

LILLE, France - Dominique Strauss-Kahn told a French court on Tuesday he did not know the women at "festive and playful" sex parties he attended were prostitutes, saying that would have been too risky given his then-role as head of the IMF. | Video

World, 10 Feb 2015

Ex-IMF head Strauss-Kahn testifies in French sex ring trial

LILLE, France - Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former IMF chief who was tipped to become French president before being accused of sexual assault by a New York maid in 2011, will testify to a criminal court on Tuesday over his alleged role in sex parties with prostitutes.

World, IMF 09 Feb 2015

Sex offence trial of ex-IMF head Strauss-Kahn opens

LILLE, France - Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former International Monetary Fund chief tipped to become French president before a New York hotel maid accused him of sexual assault in 2011, went on trial in France on Monday in a separate case of alleged procuring of prostitutes. | Video

World, France, IMF 02 Feb 2015

Ex-IMF boss Strauss-Kahn faces French pimping trial

PARIS - Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former IMF chief tipped to become French president before a New York hotel maid accused him of sexual assault in 2011, goes on trial in France on Monday in a separate case of alleged pimping.

World, France, IMF 30 Jan 2015

France's Strauss-Kahn to sue over Cannes sex addict film

PARIS/CANNES - Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has instructed lawyers to sue the makers of a movie in which veteran French star Gerard Depardieu plays a sex addict who commits a sexual assault on a hotel maid, his lawyer said on Monday.

World, IMF 19 May 2014

Ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn to sue Belgian sex club over DSK name

BRUSSELS - The former head of the International Monetary Fund Dominique Strauss-Kahn plans a legal challenge to a Belgian sex club set to bear his initials "DSK".

World, IMF 30 Apr 2014

Ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn-led hedge fund aims to raise $2 billion

SHANGHAI - Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn plans to raise $2 billion in a macro hedge fund, his firm, LSK & Partners, said on Thursday, as investors continue to back a low-risk and rapidly growing investment strategy.

Money, IMF 20 Mar 2014

Ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn takes on Serbia advisory role

BELGRADE - Ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn began work on Tuesday as economic adviser to the Serbian government, his latest incarnation since a sex scandal cost him his job and ruined his French presidential ambitions.

World, IMF 17 Sep 2013

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IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn listens as he stands before judge Melissa Jackson during his arraignment in Manhattan Criminal Court in New York, May 16, 2011. REUTERS/Emmanuel Dunand/Pool
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The two faces of Strauss-Kahn

To his colleagues in global public finance, Dominique Strauss-Kahn is one of the most charismatic operators around. But there is another DSK, one whose womanizing was an open secret among colleagues and with journalists.   Full Article