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French surgeon arrives at court for start of vast paedophilia trial

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Accused of sexual assault on four minors, Joël Le Scouarnec arrives at a French court under heavy police escort. The trial is the first part of a vast judicial investigation involving hundreds of potential victims during the 30 years of the retired surgeon's career. IMAGES

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