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Live from the newsroom, we provide an overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

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Latest update : 2011-05-18

DSK: French press partly admits errors

FRENCH PAPERS, Wed., 18/5/2011: Le Figaro defends the French press for protecting the privacy of politicians. Libération for its part speaks of the vigorous debate the DSK arrest has given rise to in the newsroom. Perhaps his case and that of others could have been investigated more, the paper says. Also, Carla Bruni’s pregnancy is confirmed. Does this tell us any more about the press’s attitude to privacy?

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The alleged victim is getting extensive coverage in this morning’s French papers: Slate, Aujourd’hui en France, Le Figaro
 
There are also several editorials and articles debating France’s (overly-?) respectful approach to the private lives of politicians: Le Figaro, Libération, Libération
 

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