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IMF chief sent to notorious jail in sex assault case

Publié par Clifford Armion le 17/05/2011

Basil Katz and Edith Honan

"NEW YORK (Reuters) - IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn bedded down at New York's notorious Rikers Island jail on Monday night in a rapid and dramatic fall from grace after he was charged with trying to rape a hotel maid. "Separated from other inmates for his own safety, Strauss-Kahn was put in a bare 11-by-13-foot (3.5-by-4-meter) cell and given basic bedding, a drinking cup, soap, shampoo and toothpaste. "Just three nights earlier, Strauss-Kahn had slept in a luxurious $3,000-a-day hotel suite complete with conference room, living room, marble bathroom and a bedroom with a king-sized bed and feather and down duvet." Read on...
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"IMF chief sent to notorious jail in sex assault case", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), mai 2011. Consulté le 26/09/2021. URL: http://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/imf-chief-sent-to-notorious-jail-in-sex-assault-case