- Nicolas (niːkɒˌlaː). born 1955, French centre-right politician, president of France from 2007 to 2012
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Last month, Sarkozy was placed under formal investigation for “active corruption” in a case linked indirectly to the Tapie Affair.IMF Chief Lagarde Placed Under Formal Investigation in France
August 27, 2014
Sarkozy can be held 24 hours, renewable once for a second 24-hour stretch.
How Sarkozy could have learned investigators tapped his primary phone is also a topic for questions Tuesday.
Two years on, Sarkozy and/or his close associates are still bogged down by at least six unresolved scandals.
Initial charges against Sarkozy in that tentacular Bettencourt case had been dropped.