Nicolas Sarkozy under formal investigation
22.03.13 @ 08:38
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy is under formal investigation into allegations that his campaign received illegal donations, reports the BBC. Sarkozy is accused of accepting donations from France's wealthiest woman, L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt. Prosecutors says Sarkozy is under investigation ""for taking advantage of a vulnerable person during 2007."