Keyword: Equidia

How the creator of French version of #MeToo ended up in Paris court

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The Tweet that led to the legal action. © Twitter The Tweet that led to the legal action. © Twitter

French journalist Sandra Muller, the creator of the French equivalent of the MeToo hashtag, appeared in a court in Paris on Wednesday May 29th, accused of defaming Éric Brion, the former director general of the French TV racing channel Equidia. The case turns on a Tweet sent by the journalist accusing Brion of inappropriate behaviour. Christophe Gueugneau reports.