You Can’t Go Home From Here: Why Strauss-Kahn’s Fate Matters

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(photo credit: Steve Clemons, The Washington Note) (This article is appearing simultaneously at TheAtlantic.com) News is breaking that the prosecutor’s case in the rape allegations against former IMF Director and French political kingpin Dominique Strauss-Kahn is collapsing. According to reports, the accuser who worked at New York’s Hotel Sofitel has allegedly been engaged in money laundering activities and has had substantial contact with an incarcerated drug dealer.  Strauss-Kahn’s bails and terms of detention are reportedly going to be lightened today…