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DSK's Next Court Appearance Postponed



    RAW VIDEO: DSK Leaves Home, Arrives at Court

    See raw video of Dominique Strauss-Kahn leaving the Tribeca apartment where he was under house arrest and, shortly thereafter, arriving at court. A judge agreed to release DSK on his own recognizance amid revelations that his accuser may have credibility problems. (Published Friday, July 1, 2011)

    A hearing set for Monday in the sex assault case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been postponed until Aug. 23.

    Defense attorneys for the former International Monetary Fund chief said Tuesday they hope that prosecutors "will have reached the decision to dismiss" the case by that date.

    The case has been delayed since investigators revealed they had found problems with the credibility of the hotel maid who accused Strauss-Kahn of assaulting her.

    A judge released Strauss-Kahn from house arrest July 1 because of the credibility issues with the accuser.

    VIDEO: Strauss-Kahn Arrives at Luxury Home

    [NY] NBC EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Strauss-Kahn Arrives at Luxury Home
    New York Live got a peek at the luxury home where Dominique Strauss-Kahn is now spending his home confinement. And NBC New York was there when he arrived Wednesday night.
    (Published Thursday, May 26, 2011)

    The prosecution said earlier this month that it was not moving to dismiss charges "at this time," but acknowledged the case was turned upside down after revelations that the maid had lied about parts of her past and her account of what happened that day.

    Defense lawyers have argued there was no "forcible" encounter. Strauss-Kahn denies that he attempted to rape the maid.

    Read a timeline of the case here.

    Dominique Strauss-Kahn's New Digs

    [LXTVN] Dominique Strauss-Kahn's New Digs
    Open House New York recently featured this custom-designed downtown townhouse. Now, Dominique Strauss-Kahn has traded a Rikers cell for this sprawling home as a place to spend his home confinement. Take a tour yourself!
    (Published Thursday, May 26, 2011)