Le Pen refuses to be questioned over 'fake jobs' probe before elections


French far-right Front National party leader and presidential election frontrunner Marine Le Pen, implicated in an alleged scam to pay party workers with European Parliament funds, said she will not attend a French magistrate's summons for questioning over the affair before the end of the elections in May.

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French far-right presidential election candidate Marine Le Pen has refused to attend questioning by investigating magistrates over claims she misused European Parliament funds, reports FRANCE 24.