Dominique Strauss-Kahn

Strauss-Kahn's wife 'doing well' after separation

By Jennifer Lipman, August 31, 2012

Their relationship survived his political rise, her appointment as editor of the French Huffington Post, and of course, the scandal of his alleged infidelities in a New York hotel room.

But the romantic coupling of Dominique Strauss-Kahn and Anne Sinclair appears to be no more.


Dominique Strauss Kahn, Anne Sinclair reportedly separated

By Jennifer Lipman, June 29, 2012

Dominique Strauss-Kahn is believed to have separated from his wife of more than two decades.

The former IMF chief and his wife, Anne Sinclair, maintained a unite front as he was accused of sexually assaulting a hotel maid last summer.


Protests planned for Strauss-Kahn Cambridge speech

By Jessica Elgot, March 9, 2012

Two protesters have been arrested for apparently vandalising the Cambridge Union, ahead of a talk by controversial French economist Domique Strauss-Kahn.


Strauss-Kahn not looking for Israel bank job

November 25, 2011

Dominique Strauss-Kahn has denied rumours that he and his wife will be making a fresh start in Israel.

After the couple spent last weekend in Israel, French press reported that Mr Strauss-Kahn could be a possible replacement for Stanley Fischer, governor of the Bank of Israel Governor.

But Mr Strauss-Kahn's lawyer, Richard Malka, strongly denied the speculation.


The maligned Jewish lobby

By Andrew Rosemarine, September 19, 2011

Did "The Jewish Lobby" facilitate the ending of the criminal proceedings in New York against Dominique Strauss-Kahn? France is divided over the issue.


Strauss-Kahn rules out French presidential run

By Anna Sheinman, September 19, 2011

Dominique Strauss-Kahn has announced that he will not run as President of France despite assault charges having been dropped against him over an alleged sexual attack in a New York hotel in May.


Strauss-Kahn a free man as maid's case collapses

By Jennifer Lipman, August 24, 2011

More than three months after his arrest at New York's Sofitel Hotel, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, 62, left court with his wife Anne Sinclair and told reporters that he was delighted that their "nightmare" was over.


Assault charges dropped against Strauss-Kahn

By Jennifer Lipman, August 23, 2011

A judge has dropped the sexual assault charges against Dominique Strauss-Kahn pending an appeal.

The case has not been fully dismissed because Justice Michael Obus said the accuser was still hoping to get a special prosecutor appointed.


Strauss-Kahn case set to be dropped

By Jennifer Lipman, August 23, 2011

Since it emerged in May that Dominique Strauss-Kahn had been arrested for the "criminal sexual act, unlawful imprisonment, and attempted rape" of a hotel maid, France's Socialist Party has been mourning the loss of a rival to President Nicholas Sarkozy.


Maid sues Strauss-Kahn for 'sadistic' attack

By Jennifer Lipman, August 9, 2011

A hotel chambermaid who claimed that she was sexually assaulted by Dominique Strauss-Kahn has sued him for a "violent and sadistic" attack.