The sexual assault case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn is on the verge of collapse as investigators have uncovered major holes in the credibility of the housekeeper who charged that he attacked her in his Manhattan hotel suite in May, according to two well-placed law enforcement officials.
Although forensic tests found unambiguous evidence of a sexual encounter between Mr. Strauss-Kahn, a French politician, and the woman, prosecutors [...]
Ex-IMF leader Dominque Strauss-Kahn appears in a New York courtroom today and pleads not guilty to sexually assaulting, trying to rape a maid at a Manhattan hotel.
Crowds outside the courthouse jeered Strauss-Kahn, who has been living under house arrest, when he arrived with his wife, journalist Anne Sinclair.
The 32-year-old housekeeper told police that Strauss-Kahn chased her down in his hotel suite, tried to pull down her pantyhose and forced her [...]
NEW YORK – A prosecutor in New York says a grand jury has indicted former IMF leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn in connection with an alleged attack on a hotel maid.
The assistant district attorney did not specify the charge.
Strauss-Kahn was appearing before a judge Thursday in a bid for freedom while he awaited trial.
The former head of the International Monetary Fund arrived in the courtroom Thursday afternoon wearing a gray [...]
The French political bigshot who heads the International Monetary Fund was arrested for allegedly sodomizing a Manhattan hotel maid today — hauled off an Air France flight just moments before takeoff from Kennedy Airport, police said.
Three Port Authority detectives pulled Dominique Strauss-Kahn from the plane’s first-class cabin just two minutes before it was due to depart for Paris, according to police sources said.
Strauss-Kahn, 62 — who was expected to challenge [...]