French court acquits Strauss-Kahn of pimping charges
French court acquits Strauss-Kahn of pimping charges

A French court acquitted former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of procuring prostitutes Friday, in a case that dragged his colourful sex life into the public eye.

Dominique Strauss-Kahn acquitted of pimping charges
Dominique Strauss-Kahn acquitted of pimping charges

Former head of International Monetary Fund (IMF) Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been acquitted of pimping charges.

Strauss-Kahn set to avoid conviction in French pimping trial
Strauss-Kahn set to avoid conviction in French pimping trial

Ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn looked set to avoid conviction on Friday in the latest legal snare over his sexual escapades when a French judge rules on pimping charges against him.

Pimp or libertine? Strauss-Kahn to hear verdict in French trial

 A French court will rule Friday on whether ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn is guilty of pimping charges after a trial which exposed lurid details of champagne-fuelled orgies and the world of prostitution.

Restaurant opened by Strauss-Kahn accuser closed after fire

A New York restaurant opened by the maid who accused ex-International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault has been forced to close temporarily because of a fire, it was confirmed Monday.

 

Strauss-Kahn lawyer says pimping case has 'collapsed'

The pimping case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn has "collapsed", a lawyer for the former IMF chief said on Wednesday, summing up a trial which has exposed the most intimate details of his client's sex life.

Ex-prostitutes drop civil action against Dominique Strauss-Kahn in pimping trial

Two ex-prostitutes on Monday dropped a civil suit against former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn who is standing trial for pimping in France, their lawyer said.

DSK pimping trial to focus on Paris `bachelor pad`

Ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn will Thursday have to explain the use of his chic Parisian "bachelor pad" for sex parties attended by prostitutes to a French court where is he standing trial for aggravated pimping.

DSK lashes out at court for focus on sexual preferences

Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn on Wednesday lashed out at the focus on his sexual behaviour in a French court where he is charged with pimping, saying he was not on trial for "deviant" acts.

French court hears DSK took prostitute to visit IMF office

 Dominique Strauss-Kahn took a prostitute to visit his office at the International Monetary Fund in Washington, a French court heard Wednesday, as a trial into pimping exposed lurid details of his sex life. 

Strauss-Kahn fends off pimping accusations in French court

 Britain has pulled its ambassador and other staff out of Yemen and suspended work at its embassy due to fears over the security situation, officials said Wednesday.

Strauss-Kahn denies knowing he had sex with prostitutes

Dominique Strauss-Kahn on Tuesday denied knowing the women he had orgies with were prostitutes and said paying for sex would be too great a risk for a man who was busy "saving the world."
 

I didn't know women were prostitutes, says Strauss-Kahn

Disgraced former International Monetary Fund boss Dominique Strauss-Kahn told a French court on today that he was unaware that women who participated in orgies at luxury hotels in Paris and Washington DC were prostitutes.

Strauss-Kahn denies knowledge of prostitutes at sex parties
Strauss-Kahn denies knowledge of prostitutes at sex parties

Dominique Strauss-Kahn on Tuesday denied knowing the women he had orgies with were prostitutes and said paying for sex would be too great a risk for a man who was head of the International Monetary Fund.

'Topless protesters jump on Strauss-Kahn`s car at France trial'

Three topless women from the protest group Femen jumped on the car of Dominique Strauss-Kahn as the former IMF chief arrived to testify on Tuesday at his trial for "aggravated pimping."

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

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.

Ex-prostitute recalls the hell of Belgian brothels

Carole was drugged, raped by three men, filmed and threatened at the outset of her three-year descent into the hell of prostitution -- a form of "modern-day slavery" she eventually managed to escape.

Sri Lanka nixes Strauss-Kahn deal after paying $750,000

Sri Lanka's new government on Thursday said it was cutting ties with sex scandal plagued ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn after paying him USD 750,000 for being an advisor to attract foreign investment.

Strauss-Kahn's 'pimping' trial dominated by political intrigue

The pimping trial of ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was dominated today by hints of conspiracy and political intrigue as his lawyers argued the case was based on a secret, state-ordered probe into the former presidential frontrunner.

Ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn goes on trial for `pimping`

The sexual proclivities of ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn come under the spotlight again Monday when he goes on trial in France for "pimping" four years after a sex scandal cost him a shot at the presidency.