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Nicolas Hulot: how the accusations of sexual violence caught up with him


PODCAST. In an investigation by the magazine "Special Envoy", several women testify to rapes and sexual assaults that they have suffered.

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He wanted to take the lead.

Wednesday, November 24, Nicolas Hulot invites himself on BFMTV to denounce an investigation that is about to broadcast the magazine of France 2 "Special Envoy".

In this report, several women accuse the former star host of rape and sexual assault.

Three of them testify with their faces uncovered.

Each of the alleged victims relates facts that are now prescribed.

The former Minister of the Ecological Transition, who categorically denies and says he is "disgusted", announces to withdraw from public life by leaving the honorary presidency of his foundation.

Following these revelations, an investigation was opened by the Paris prosecutor's office.

Source code takes stock of this affair with Benoît Daragon, journalist at the Parisian story cell, and Virginie Vilar who carried out this investigation for "Special Envoy".


Editorial management: Pierre Chausse - Editor-in-chief: Jules Lavie - Reporter: Ambre Rosala - Production: Sarah Hamny, Raphaël Pueyo and Thibault Lambert - Production and mixing: Julien Montcouquiol - Music: François Clos, Audio Network, Epidemic Sound - Identity graphic: Upian - Archives: BFMTV, France 2, INA.

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