A New York City judge is expected to rule by the end of the week on whether to throw out a hotel maid’s lawsuit claiming that Dominique Strauss-Kahn sexually assaulted her.
From a protest that swept New York, the nation and the world, to a social media-based political sex scandal, CBSNewYork.com is taking a look back at the most captivating stories of 2011.
In the wake of the alleged sex assault involving a Manhattan hotel maid and a powerful international banker, a new video has surfaced.
On Tuesday, Appellate Court Judge Michael Obus agreed to drop the sexual assault charges against Dominique Strauss-Kahn. The former head of the International Monetary Fund then spoke out for the first time
Diallo, once described as “brave” and “unwavering” by prosecutors, left the meeting dissatisfied. According to court papers filed Monday, District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. will recommend that all charges be dismissed.
Strauss-Kahn also complained that his handcuffs were too tight when he was picked up at John F. Kennedy airport for allegedly sexually assaulting a maid at the Sofitel hotel in Manhattan.