Probe into Libyan funding of Sarkozy follows trail of cash

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Detectives from the French anti-corruption police unit OCLCIFF, working under the authority of judges Serge Tournaire and Aude Buresi, the examining magistrates in charge of the judicial investigation into the suspected illegal funding by late Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi of Nicolas Sarkozy’s 2007 presidential election campaign, have been told by former campaign staff of the regular use of cash sums by their management, notably for the payment of wages.