FILE This Friday, May 4, 2012 file photo shows France's then President and conservative candidate for re-election in 2012, Former President Nicolas Sarkozy is the latest in a recent s

 

              FILE This Friday, May 4, 2012 file photo shows France
FILE This Friday, May 4, 2012 file photo shows France's then President and conservative candidate for re-election in 2012, Former President Nicolas Sarkozy is the latest in a recent string of former French leaders in the legal crosshairs. Voted out office in May, the 57-year-old conservative faced a judge Thursday Nov. 222, 2012 over allegations that he illegally accepted donations from France's richest woman for his 2007 election campaign. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File)