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French actor Gerard Depardieu charged with rape
Paris, Feb 23, 2021 (AFP) - French actor Gerard Depardieu has been charged with rape and sexual assault allegedly committed in 2018 against an actress in her 20s, a judicial source told AFP on Tuesday.
An initial investigation into the rape accusations against Depardieu, 72, was dropped in 2019 for lack of evidence but reopened last summer, leading to criminal charges filed in December, the source said.
The actress accuses Depardieu of having ...