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New York, New York / Strauss-Kahn Case / Maid Interview #998464

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 25, 2011
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Studio; Robin Roberts) An ABC News exclusive interview with the hotel maid, Nafissatou Diallo††, who accused IMF banker Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault in a New York City hotel introduced; details given about discrepancies in her story and background and the issue of forced sex. [DIALLO - describes what happened when Strauss-Kahn grabbed her; admits she made a mistake, but he tried to rape her and she wants justice; states she never wanted to be "in public."] The public duel now and what Diallo is now saying discussed.

(Studio: Diane Sawyer, Dan Abrams) How the interview will not likely effect the outcome of a case against Strauss-Kahn and how she can file a civil case against him discussed.

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) "Nightline" coverage of the story noted.

Sawyer, Diane;
Dan, Diane Sawyer,

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