‘Sénart rapist’ trial kicks off near Paris: arrivals | AFP

The civil parties and their lawyers, as well as those of the defence, arrive at the trial of the “Sénart rapist” in Essonne, near Paris. A 45-year-old man is accused of rape, attempted rape and sexual assault in the forest of Sénart between 1995 and 2000. He was arrested in 2015, 20 years after the first events, thanks to his DNA.

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