'Conspiracy' claims bolster DSK mystery

A report in the New York Review of Books alleges Dominique Strauss-Kahn's arrest in New York on sex assault charges may have been a plot.

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn is no longer a front-runner in the French presidential race, his political career is finished, but the events in the New York Sofitel in May this year still enthral the French media - particularly when there is a suggestion of a conspiracy, reports BBC Paris correspondent Christian Fraser on BBC News.