Saturday, December 20, 2014   

Sarkozy innocent until proven guilty: Hollande
(07-02 18:58)

French President Francois Hollande said Wednesday that his predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy should be seen as innocent until proven guilty after being charged with corruption and influence peddling.
In a cabinet session, Hollande insisted to ministers on "the independence of the judiciary... and the presumption of innocence,'' government spokesman Stephane Le Foll said. --AFP   
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