Ex-IMF Chief Released To Temp Home In New York

Law360, New York (May 20, 2011, 6:42 PM EDT) -- Former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn was released from jail on Friday to a temporary home in lower Manhattan while he looks for a more permanent place to live pending his trial on sexual assault charges.

Spurned from a would-be home on the Upper East Side by neighbors who were alarmed by media attention, the jailed diplomat was left to scramble for new quarters on Friday where he can remain under house arrest.

Prior to Strauss-Kahn's release, prosecutors told a judge in New York state...
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