A court sentences ex-French PM François Fillon to five years in jail, three suspended, for embezzlement.
Eleonore Laloux is running as a candidate in French local elections in the town of Arras.
A look back on the highs and lows of the career of the former French president, who has died aged 86.
By Lucy Williamson
BBC Paris correspondent
It's a response to the gilets jaunes protest movement - and to the violence that's accompanied it.
By Hugh Schofield
BBC News, Paris