After French prosecutors announced that they'd stop investigating writer Tristane Banon's claim that Dominique Strauss-Kahn tried to rape her in 2003, she threatened to sue. However, yesterday she announced that she won't be pursuing a civil suit because the prosecutors' finding that there is evidence that…
Prosecutors have just announced that they'll stop investigating French writer Tristane Banon's allegations that Dominique Strauss-Kahn tried to rape her in 2003. The news comes just as Banon releases a "novelization" of her life in which she describes an assault by an unnamed "baboon" whose description matches DSK.
Today Dominique Strauss-Kahn was confronted by Tristane Banon, who says he tried to rape her in 2003, in a meeting arranged by police. Neither side veered from their version of events, and Banon reports that Strauss-Kahn was characteristically arrogant and avoided looking her in the eye.