Nafissatou Diallo

  • StraussKahn, maid settle lawsuit over alleged attack December 11, 2012

    New York: Dominique StraussKahn and a hotel maid who accused the former International Monetary Fund chief of sexually assaulting her in a New York hotel last year agreed on Monday to settle her civil lawsuit against him for an undisclosed sum. At a brief hearing in New York State Supreme Court...
  • StraussKahn, maid to settle sexual assault case December 1, 2012

    New York: Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique StraussKahn and a hotel maid who accused him of trying to rape her have reached an agreement to settle her lawsuit, likely ending a legal saga that forced the onetime French presidential contender's resignation and opened a floodgate of accusations against him,...
  • ExIMF chief StraussKahn returns to France September 4, 2011

    Paris: Dominique StraussKahn returned home to France on Sunday, for the first time since attempted rape accusations by a New York hotel maid unleashed an international scandal that dashed the former International Monetary Fund chief's chances for the French presidency. New York prosecutors later dropped their case against StraussKahn because of...
  • Dominique StraussKahn leaves for France September 4, 2011

    New York: Former IMF chief Dominique StraussKahn prepared to leave the United States on Saturday for the first time since his May 14 arrest on charges, since dropped, that he sexually assaulted a hotel maid in New York. StraussKahn was seen leaving his luxury rental apartment in lower Manhattan on Saturday...
  • New York maid hits StraussKahn with civil lawsuit August 9, 2011

    New York: Former IMF chief Dominique StraussKahn sexually assaulted a housekeeper in a "violent and sadistic attack" in his hotel suite in Manhattan in May, a civil lawsuit filed on Monday alleges. The lawsuit repeats the version of events the woman who accuses him, Nafissatou Diallo, has told since she revealed...
  • Kahn maid makes appeal as civil suit looms July 29, 2011

    New York: The hotel maid who accused exIMF boss Dominique StraussKahn of sexually assaulting her made an emotional public appeal on Thursday for people to believe her story as her lawyer threatened a civil lawsuit. In a highly unusual news conference, Nafissatou Diallo told reporters she cannot stop crying and that...
  • StraussKahn should be jailed says maid July 26, 2011

    New York: She's on a magazine cover and national television, telling her emotional and explicit story of being sexually attacked by Dominique StraussKahn and pressing for him to be tried. But while Nafissatou Diallo's interviews marked a dramatic turn in the public narrative surrounding the case, they may have far less...
  • Hotel maid in StraussKahn case speaks out July 26, 2011

    New York: The New York hotel maid who accused former IMF chief Dominique StraussKahn of attempting to rape her said in an interview published on Newsweek's website on Sunday that he appeared as a "crazy man" and attacked her when she entered his room. Nafissatou Diallo also gave the newsmagazine and...