Justice France is doing research to chief of staff Le Pen

Justice France is doing research to chief of staff Le Pen

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The Public Prosecutor in France is now doing the formal investigation to the chief of staff of Marine Le Pen, the leader of the extreme-right party National Front.

Suggest that sources in the Judiciary Wednesday.

Chief of staff Catherine Griset and bodyguard Thierry Legier were on Wednesday interrogated in the investigation into the misuse of subsidies from the European Union. The money would be by Front National are used for parliamentary staff to pay.

The police did Monday’s raid at the headquarters of the National Front. During the search warrants was evidence for the allegations.

Fraud and scams

The populist front of Marine Le Pen would be European funding for staff in the EP have asked for and received. That would be the Front to France have sent. The party would themselves have been guilty “of abuse of trust, forgery, fraud and scams, organized, committed as a gang”.

The National Front claimed Monday that the search warrant probably an effort is the campaign for the presidential elections to damage.


Marine Le Pen, who are against the EU and against immigration, and protectionism are pursuing, there is always better in the polls. The presidential elections are in april and may.

In a published Monday poll, Le Pen more respondents behind than in previous surveys for the approaching vote: 44 percent if they were in a duel would be with the centre-right candidate François Fillon and 42 percent in a duel with the centre-left candidate, Emmanuel Macron.

In the poll wins, Le Pen to the presidency, but the number of people that said to vote for her, grows.

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