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HASfter the Guerriau affair, accused of getting drugged a deputy with out her data in an effort to abuse her, a brand new affair dangers splashing the Luxembourg Palace. There is discuss of a intercourse tape and blackmail.

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The affair, revealed by Le Canard Enchaîné in its version of Wednesday February 7, would have began in October 2023, when a physician officiating within the higher home complained about his medical assistant to the human assets division. This worker allegedly claimed to be “untouchable” and “protected by a very influential parliamentarian”. His technique of strain: a compromising video which might permit him “to be able to get anyone fired”.

According to the satirical weekly, the “blackmailer” medical assistant allegedly confirmed the video to the physician to assist her claims. An unequivocal video, shot by her, through which we might see her with a senator, in his workplace, his pants round his ankles.

The physician below dismissal process

Informed of the affair, Gérard Larcher, the president of the Senate, has tried to maintain this embarrassing story secret for 3 months. The video was allegedly despatched to him by the Secretary General of the Senate having heard the physician throughout his grievance. Since then, the well being skilled has suffered the wrath of senior dignitaries on the Luxembourg Palace.

In workplace for five years, he would have been topic to a “dismissal procedure without notice and without compensation” for the reason that starting of 2024. Officially, he would have been accused of paid exterior companies, however the increased authorities didn’t wouldn’t have talked about his standing as a witness within the intercourse tape affair.

THE Chained Duck specifies that the physician wouldn’t have wished to talk on this matter, identical to his lawyer. The Senate presidency additionally reportedly refused to remark.

According to the phrases of Duck, the assistant would even have been straight imposed on the physician by the senator concerned within the intercourse tape. The worker would even have benefited from favors because of her protector: her wage would have been elevated by 45%.