May 1, 2017

Le Pen accused of plagiarism

Marine Le Pen gave a speech Monday that appeared to mimic word-for-word many passages of her former opponent François Fillon's April 15 speech:

Le Parisien's take: "If it's not a copy and paste, it looks a lot like it"

The final round of the French election is this upcoming weekend, and Le Pen, a right-wing nationalist, trails moderate Emmanuel Macron in the polls.

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