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A picture taken through a window shows French lawyer Francis Szpiner... News PhotoArts Culture and Entertainment,Communication,Competition,Conflict,Control,Crisis,Decisions,Democracy,Document,Election,Event,File,France,French Culture,Hand,Healthcare And Medicine,Jean-François Copé,Justice - Concept,Law,Lawyer,Leaving,Legal Appeal,Medical Procedure,New,Opposition Party,Organized Group,Paris - France,Political Party,Politics,President,Rear View,Right-Wing,Showing,Success,Supporter,Union for a Popular Movement,Vertical,Window,WorkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA picture taken through a window shows French lawyer Francis Szpiner (R), supporter of Jean-Francois Cope, the new president of French opposition UMP right-wing party, leaving, with a folder named 'procedure' in his hands, on November 26, 2012 in Paris after a working session of the UMP's appeal elections control board which confirmed the decision of the UMP's elections control committee (COCOE) declaring the victory of Cope, on November 19, 2012. This appeal followed the failure of the mediation by party heavyweight Alain Juppe, a former premier and foreign minister, with the right-winger, who was declared the winner of November 22 knife-edge vote to pick a party leader, Jean-Francois Cope, and his centrist rival Francois Fillon. AFP PHOTO KENZO TRIBOUILLARD (Photo credit should read KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)