Keyword: acquitted

Former French minister acquitted of charges of raping staff

Georges Tron, a former French junior minster and Member of Parliament, and mayor of a town near Paris, has been acquitted by a trial jury of charges of raping two women employees of his town hall in sexual assaults abetted by his female deputy, after jurors found no evidence that the plaintifs did not consent to the events.

Art dynasty heir Guy Wildenstein cleared of €550m French tax fraud

Paris judge says scion to art fortune had a made ‘clear attempt’ to hide assets but failings by French investigators ruled out a guilty verdict.

Ribery, Benzema acquitted in solicitation trial

French football stars cleared of having sex with underage prostitute after court accepts there was no proof they knew Zahia Dehar's real age.