Tag: Dominique Strauss-Kahn

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Manhattan DA Holds Forum For Growing African Community

Less than a year since the infamous DSK scandal, Cyrus Vance Jr.’s office is reaching out to the African immigrant population. A recent forum in partnership with local African organizations focused on domestic violence, psychiatric care and immigration fraud.

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Looking Back at the Scandal of 2011: The Seductive Frenchman and a Feisty Hotel Maid

Nafissatou Diallo’s criminal charges against former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn were dismissed. But questions remain about asylum-seekers and the U.S. justice system.

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn Case Puts Spotlight on False Asylum Applications

The credibility of DSK’s accuser is being questioned over inconsistencies between the story on her political asylum application and the information she gave to investigators. But immigration lawyers say inconsistencies in asylum cases are quite common.