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Attorney Sanford Rubenstein Files Civil Suit Against Woman Who Made Rape Claims

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Prominent New York City civil rights attorney Sanford Rubenstein has filed a civil defamation lawsuit against a woman who accused him of rape. 210 more words


Letter Demands Arrest Of High-Powered Lawyer Sanford Rubenstein

NEW YORK (CBSNewYoek/AP) — There was a call for action Wednesday in the lurid sex assault case involving prominent civil rights attorney Sanford Rubenstein.

The attorney for the victim cited graphic details of the incident in a call for his arrest, CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer reported. 566 more words


Strauss-Kahn Follows O.J.'s Lead

Alleged rapist/sexual assaulter Dominique Strauss-Kahn is doing what O.J. Simpson did: he’s hiring a “dream team” of lawyers, including legal superstar Benjamin Brafman, and strategists to get him out of this jam. 145 more words


Strauss-Kahn's Rape Defense Strategy

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, who was on the way to being France’s next President, is instead cooling his heels under house arrest, waiting for his trial.

The next weeks and months will be used developing his defense strategy, and he has a very powerful attorney working on his behalf. 401 more words

Law & Justice

IMF’s Strauss-Kahn appears in New York Court

International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn appeared in court for the first time since he was pulled off a plane May 14 in New York and accused of trying to rape a hotel maid. 183 more words

Legal Post

Strauss Kahn, IMF Scam Fails, the Debt Crisis Crescendo

May 15, 2011
When Dominique Strauss Kahn, then director of the IMF, fled his Manhattan hotel room in a vain attempt to take an Air France plane to Europe, Roman Polanski style, he inexplicably left his cellphone in the room where he had allegedly attempted to rape a hotel maid. 1,142 more words

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