Banon: Confronting Strauss-Kahn Over Alleged Attempted Rape 'Won't Be Easy'Banon claims Strauss-Kahn tried to rape her while she was interviewing him in 2002.
Housekeeper Who Accused Strauss-Kahn Of Sex Assault Recounts Alleged AttackNafissatou Diallo accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn back in May. The scandal forced him to resign post as head of the International Monetary Fund, but earlier this month, prosecutors questioned the accuser's credibility, saying she told them a series of lies.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn Accusers' Attorneys Meet With New York ProsecutorsAttorneys for the maid and for writer Tristane Banon kept quiet about what they had discussed as they emerged from a roughly two-and-a-half hour session in the Manhattan district attorney's office Tuesday.
Prosecutors May Reference Past Sex Assault Claims In Strauss-Kahn CaseLegal experts say it could be knotty, but not impossible, for prosecutors to try to introduce any allegations beyond the actual attempted rape and other charges stemming from Dominique Strauss-Kahn's May encounter with a Manhattan hotel maid.
As New York Case Continues, Paris Prosecutors Probe Strauss-Kahn AccusationAs New York prosecutors weigh whether or not to go ahead with the sexual assault case against Strauss-Kahn, Paris prosecutors began their investigation into claims he tried to rape a French writer.
Woman At Center Of Dominique Strauss-Kahn Case Sues NY Post The woman is accusing the Post of libel. It stems from stories the Post ran labeling her a "hooker," "prostitute" and saying she "traded sex for money." Meanwhile, a French writer launched a rape complaint against Strauss-Kahn in his home country.