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  1. News - World - FRANCE

    Jacques Servier, maker of diet drug linked to deaths, might face charges

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in Paris Manslaughter probe over weight-loss drug A weight-loss drug believed to have killed hundreds in France's biggest pharmaceutical scandal has sparked fresh controversy as victims complain of delays in state compensation and a major drug-company boss has been placed under formal investigation for manslaughter. The amphetamine derivative Mediator ...

  2. News - World - FRANCE

    French care worker charged with fatal poisoning of retirees

    Posted Dec 13th 2013, 02:42am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Grenoble 'Cocktail of drugs' poisoned retirees A French care worker has been charged with fatally poisoning six retirees in a retirement home in the French Alps and attempting to poison three others, a local prosecutor said yesterday. The 30-year-old woman fed the nine elderly residents a "cocktail of psychotropic drugs", said ...

  3. News - World - FRANCE

    Record cocaine haul seized on Air France plane

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Minister Manuel Valls announced. The drugs, seized on September 11, were packed into 30 suitcases. Valls said it was the country's biggest-ever haul. A source close to the investigation said ... an investigation to determine the origins of the haul. The office of Venezuela's attorney general said prosecutors and National Guard anti-drug police were investigating how the cocaine-laden ...

  4. News - World - FRANCE

    Marseilles gang murders spark crisis talks after death of soccer boss' son

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... at his place of work. The government is under pressure to act on the violent crime that has blighted Marseilles as it tries to shed its old image as a city of gangs, drug deals, corruption ... [to act] against drug-trafficking and daily delinquency." He called a truce on the left-right political slanging matches over who was to blame. The right-wing mayor of Marseilles, ...

  5. News - World - FRANCE

    Pierre Dukan censured by French medical body

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... in prescribing to a patient who wanted to lose weight the amphetamine-derivative drug Mediator, which is now believed to have killed hundreds. The ruling is the latest controversy to hit the former ... received a week-long ban from practising medicine and was ordered to pay €6,000 in legal costs to the complainant. The medical body found that he prescribed the drug outside its principal ...

  6. News - World - FRANCE

    Tainted horsemeat 'probably' sold to French, says minister

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Three carcasses of potentially harmful meat 'probably' sold to French consumers Animal drug found in horsemeat Horsemeat containing a drug ... suggested products mislabelled a beef products but actually containing horsemeat could be given to the poor. Several horse carcasses containing the drug phenylbutazone have likely ended up being ...

  7. News - World - FRANCE

    Sarkozy hints at return bid in 2017 in first speech since election defeat

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... century" could not be applied today: "We're the only country afraid of progress." Sarkozy, who once likened politics to an addictive drug, had vowed to give it up after his defeat ...

  8. News - World - FRANCE

    France charges, imprisons seven terror suspects

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 11:37am by Agence France-Presse in Paris

    ... 19 and 25, Molins said. All but one of them are converts to Islam. Two of them had served time in prison for drug dealing. One alleged leading member of the group, 33-year-old Jeremie ...

  9. News - World - FRANCE

    French terror suspect linked to Jewish grocery store attack

    Posted Oct 07th 2012, 12:08pm by Agence France-Presse in Paris

    ... jihadism”. Three of them had criminal records for cases involving drug trafficking, theft and violence. Sidney himself had been sentenced to two years in prison in 2008 for drug trafficking. Police ...

  10. News - World - FRANCE

    French police find bomb kit, possible link to terror network

    Posted Oct 11th 2012, 01:03am by Agence France-Presse in Paris

    ... to arrest him in a dawn raid at his home in Strasbourg. Police were led to Louis-Sidney, a convert to Islam who was radicalised during a spell in prison for drug dealing, following forensic ...




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