Verdict on ex-minister Jérôme Cahuzac shows French aversion to jail for tax fraud

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Wearing a grey suit and white shirt with no tie, an impassive Jérôme Cahuzac left the Court of Appeal in Paris on Tuesday May 15th, 2018, without saying a word. Instead he left it to his lawyer Éric Dupond-Moretti to speak to the waiting media scrum and he was careful to avoid any sense of triumph.