Jean-Luc Melenchon

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The co-President of French far-left Parti de Gauche party's Jean Luc... News PhotoArrival,Courthouse,France,French Culture,Front de Gauche,Horizontal,Jean-Luc Melenchon,Jerome Kerviel,Law,Legal Trial,Paris - France,Political Party,Talking,TraderPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThe co-President of French far-left Parti de Gauche (PG) party's Jean Luc Melenchon (L) speaks with French rogue trader Jerome Kerviel upon their arrival on July 4, 2013 in Paris, at the Prudhommes court (judicial system of relations between workers and employees). Kerviel lost last year his appeal against a three-year jail term and a 4.9-billion-euro fine for his part in France's biggest rogue-trading scandal. The 35-year-old was convicted of forgery and breach of trust for gambling away nearly five billion euros ($6.3-billion) in risky deals as a star trader at Societe Generale, one of Europe's biggest banks.Center, second ground, French far-left Parti de Gauche (PG) party's activist Clementine Autain. AFP PHOTO FRANCOIS GUILLOT (Photo credit should read FRANCOIS GUILLOT/AFP/Getty Images)