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French women 'coming forward' on sex abuse

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Women's groups in France say they have seen a huge increase in the number of women coming forward to claim sexual harassment in the wake of the arrest of former IMF leader, Dominique Strauss-Kahn.

Christian Fraser reports on why the trial appears to have lifted the lid on discussion of sexual harassment and abuse in France.


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