Disgraced former minister Jérôme Cahuzac to stand trial for tax fraud

Budget minister was forced to resign in 2013 after Mediapart revealed that he held a secret Swiss bank account.

 

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The French budget minister, Jérôme Cahuzac, who was forced to resign in 2013 after Mediapart revealed he had a secret, undeclared Swiss bank account, is to stand trial for tax fraud.