Sarkozy’s legal woes roll on despite court ruling


Probe into ex-president's role in Bettencourt affair is over but other cases threaten damage to his reputation as he mulls over poltical comeback.

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Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy may have been let off the hook Monday after prosecutors dropped charges against him that he received illegal funding from France’s richest woman, L’Oréal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, for his 2007 presidential election campaign, reports FRANCE 24.