PARIS (Reuters) – Fashion designer John Galliano will attend in person his trial on Wednesday over charges he hurled anti-Semitic insults at customers in a cafe in a series of outbursts that have wrecked a towering career.
Galliano, 50, was fired as creative director for fashion empire Dior in March after a video surfaced online showing him, apparently inebriated, telling a woman he “loved Hitler” and [...]
Valerio Mezzanotti for The New York Times
John Galliano at a Christian Dior fashion show in Paris in 2010.
PARIS â€” The French fashion house Christian Dior said Tuesday that it would dismiss its chief designer, John Galliano, after the surfacing of a video that showed his anti-Semitic outbursts at a Paris bar.
In a brief statement, Sidney Toledano, Dior Coutureâ€™s chief executive, said he condemned â€˜â€˜in the strongest termsâ€™â€™ [...]