TITLE

Court filings shed light where politicos demur

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Hill;8/2/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 95, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the lawsuit filed against Deborah Jeane Palfrey in the U.S. Several government officials were linked to Palfrey's escort service including Senator David Vitter and former Deputy secretary of state Randall Tobias. A case was filed against Palfrey revealing some of the details of what prosecutors believe are the "sins" of her employees and clients. One informant admitted she had sex with nearly all Palfrey's clients.
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26225550

 

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