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DSK Admits Sex Aggression, France Drops Case

It's apparently too late to prosecute Tristane Banon's claim
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Oct 13, 2011 9:44 AM CDT
French Prosecutor Drops Dominique Strauss-Kahn Case
Tristane Banon.   (Eric Feferberg)

(Newser) – The Paris prosecutor's office has dropped an investigation into a French writer's claim that Dominique Strauss-Kahn tried to rape her for lack of sufficient proof. The prosecutor's office said today that Strauss-Kahn admitted to sexual aggression against writer Tristane Banon but that it is too late to prosecute for that charge, because the incident in question happened in 2003. (Read more Dominique Strauss Kahn stories.)

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