Video: Empty dock as Chirac trial gets underway part of Jacques Chirac

Video Related To: Jacques Chirac

Last mentioned in Paris : France

Jacques René Chirac ( /ʒɑːk ʃɨˈræk/; French pronunciation: [ʒak ʃi.ʁak]; born 29 November 1932) is a French politician who served as President of France from 1995 to 2007. He previously...

Add related content for this person

Attached To These News Reports
Video Source:

Empty dock as Chirac trial gets underway

It is Day One of the corruption trial against Jacques Chirac. But the former French president, who would be the first head of state to be tried since the second World War, is too ill to come to court say his doctors. The question now is whether Chirac is tried in his absence, whether charges against him are dropped but the trial still goes ahead for his co-defendants, or whether the case is thrown out altogether. ...
Views : pending

Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.