Dominique Strauss-Kahn
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Strauss-Kahn to appear in court after medical examinations

The head of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn has agreed to undergo forensic tests in connection with charges that he allegedly sexually assaulted a hotel chamber maid.

A planned court appearance in New York has been postponed until Monday to allow the medical examination to take place.

Mr Strauss-Kahn denies charges of sexual assault and attempted rape.

Laura Trevelyan reports.

This report contains some flash photography.

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