Probe into France’s Fillon widened to include suits gift
PARIS (Reuters) The fraud investigation into buy canada goose jacket cheap French presidential candidate canada goose outlet store locations Francois Fillon has been widened to Canada Goose Outlet include luxury suits he received canadian goose jacket as gifts, a judicial source said on Thursday.
Francois Fillon, former French prime minister, member of the canada goose deals Republicans political party and 2017 presidential election candidate of the French centre right, delivers his speech during a campaign rally in Pertuis, France, March 15, canada goose 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
The former prime minister had already been placed under formal investigation on Tuesday on suspicion of misusing public funds linked to salaries he paid his wife and children.
The expanded investigation came Canada Goose Parka after the financial prosecutor asked judges to include canada goose clearance sale suspicion of corruption to the list of possible charges, the source said, confirming an earlier report by Le Parisien newspaper.
Fillon, 63, denies wrongdoing and has refused to abandon his bid for the canada goose outlet toronto factory presidency canada goose store even though the scandals have hammered his popularity ratings and only one in five voters now say they find him
Francois Fillon, former Canada Goose Online French Prime Minister, member of 2018 canada goose outlet the Republicans political party and 2017 presidential election candidate of the French centre right attends a campaign rally in canada goose coats on sale Caen north western France March 16, 2017. REUTERS/Philippe Canada Goose online Wojazer
Opinion polls indicate suggest he will be eliminated in the first round of voting on April 23.
The Canada Goose Jackets Journal du Dimanche canada goose replica newspaper on Sunday reported that Fillon had Canada Goose Coats On Sale received close to 50,000 euros cheap Canada Goose worth of suits buy canada goose jacket and clothing since 2012.
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Fillon acknowledged a friend had given him two suits in February this year, adding: so what Canada Goose sale He gave no further details on the provider of the gift and said the story canada goose black friday sale was proof of a campaign to wreck his presidential bid canada goose .
Once the frontrunner, Fillon is battling canada goose coats to rally supporters and keep his center right alliance on his side.
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Reporting by Simon Carraud; Writing by Mathieu Rosemain; Editing by Richard Balmforth and Richard Lough.