Manhattan art gallery owner Hillel “Helly” Nahmad pleaded guilty to participating in a high- stakes gambling ring catering to celebrities and the very rich, calling it a hobby that developed into an illegal business.
International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn , accused of sexually assaulting and attempting to rape a hotel housekeeper, is being held without bail at New York’s Rikers Island jail complex while awaiting his next court appearance on May 20.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former International Monetary Fund chief criminally charged with sexually assaulting a hotel housekeeper, was sued by the woman for what her lawyer called “violent and deplorable acts.”
The Helly Nahmad Gallery canceled a major exhibition titled “Monet Richter” and scheduled to open during next week’s semi-annual art auctions, following charges of racketeering and money laundering against its owner.
The hotel maid who accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the ex-International Monetary Fund managing director now charged with sexual assault and attempted rape, hired additional legal counsel in anticipation of an attack on her reputation and credibility, her lawyer said.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn , the International Monetary Fund chief locked up at New York’s Rikers Island jail complex on charges of sexual assault and attempted rape, may still be able to arrange bail while awaiting trial.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former International Monetary Fund chief who won dismissal of sexual- assault charges in New York, still faces a lawsuit by his accuser and remains the subject of a French rape investigation.