French insurance boss faces probe for trafficking, rape of minor

Jacques Bouthier, who has now stood down as president of Assu 2000, is under investigation after a woman, 22, went to the Paris police in March and said he had held her captive for five years and repeatedly raped her.

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A French millionaire who made his fortune by founding a prominent insurance firm has been charged* with human trafficking and rape of a minor in a case that has shocked France, judicial sources told AFP Tuesday, reports the Macau News Agency.