Police Search Apartment of IMF Head Christine Lagarde


Picture of the building where live IMF chief and former French... News PhotoChristine Lagarde,Connection,Finance Minister,Former,France,French Culture,Government,Holding,International Monetary Fund,Law,Paris - France,Police Force,Searching,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPicture of the building where live IMF chief and former French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde, taken on March 20, 2013 in Paris, during a search by French police at her home, in connection with a probe into her handling of a high-profile scandal when she was a government minister. The investigation concerns Lagarde's 2007 decision to order a panel of judges to arbitrate on the fallout from a dispute between disgraced tycoon Bernard Tapie and the collapsed bank Credit Lyonnais. The arbitration resulted in Tapie being awarded around 400 million euros ($500m). AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)