French Businessman Bernard Tapie Indicted for Organized Fraud

On Friday, June 29, french businessman and public figure, Bernard Tapie was indicted for organized fraud.  The charge comes after Tapie spent four days in custody during the investigation of arbitration he received in a 2008 lawsuit with the bank Crédit Lyonnais.  The arbitration of the case, which awarded Tapie an excess of 405 million […]

Minister of Interior Valls faces Criticism from Right in wake of Train Attack

Last month, on Saturday, March 16, a group of twenty young people attacked several RER D train carriages – public transportation that links the city of Paris and its outskirts – at the ‘Grigny Centre’ station. The train was headed towards Essonne, a notoriously dangerous part of the Ile-de-France region. At around 10:00 in the […]