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Mahmoud Abdel-Salam Omar (credit: CBS 2)

Egyptian Businessman Mahmoud Abdel Salam Omar Pleads Guilty In Pierre Hotel Sex Assault

Omar’s lawyer, Lori Cohen, called the case the result of a “big miscommunication” between the 44-year-old maid and Omar.

06/24/2011

Mahmoud Abdel Salam Omar (L) and his lawyer Lori Cohen (R) (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Egyptian Banker’s Terms Of Release A Slap On Wrist Compared To Strauss-Kahn

Mahmoud Abdel-Salam Omar looked tired and in a need of a shave Friday after spending four days at Rikers Island, charged with groping a female worker who was bringing tissues to his room at the Pierre Hotel.

06/03/2011

Mahmoud Abdel-Salam Omar (credit: CBS 2)

Pierre Hotel Suspends Boss For Not Reporting Alleged Attack

Mahmoud Abdel-Salam Omar, the board chairman of an Egyptian salt production company and former banker, faces sexual abuse, unlawful imprisonment, forcible touching and harassment charges.

06/01/2011

Detectives escort high-profile banker Mahmoud Abdel-Salam Omar (credit: CBS 2)

High-Profile Egyptian Banker Awaits Arraignment In Alleged Sex Assault On Housekeeper

It’s been just two weeks since Dominique Strauss-Kahn was accused of sexually attacking a hotel maid, and now another high-profile money man is accused of a surprisingly similar assault.

05/31/2011

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High-Profile Egyptian Banker Arrested, Charged With Attacking Manhattan Hotel Maid

A little more than two weeks after the arrest of the head of the International Monetary Fund, there has been another stunning accusation levied against a high-profile member of the world financial industry right here in New York City.

05/31/2011