The Paris prosecutor requested the referral in correctional Nicolas Sarkozy and thirteen other people for illegal financing of the electoral campaign of the candidate of the right in 2012. Among them, members of the campaign of former President team, several executives of the former UMP leaders Bygmalion and two accountants.
D years his submissions of 30 August, the Paris prosecutor requested the referral in correctional fourteen people in Bygmalion case, including former President Nicolas Sarkozy. Indictments between October 2014 and February 2016, they could be tried for false crimes, fraud, breach of trust or illegal campaign financing, if the investigating judges decide to follow the submissions of the floor.
Among the protagonists of the case, in addition to Nicolas Sarkozy, current candidate for the primary from the right and the center, are the managers of his campaign for the 2012 presidential election, several executives of the former UMP the leaders of Bygmalion and two accountants. Justice must uncover who was involved in fraud to be attributed to the UMP, via false invoices, 15.2 million of expenses have been included in Nicolas Sarkozy’s campaign account. It will also show how other costs were artificially minus. Maneuvers that would have to avoid exceeding the ceiling of EUR 22.5 million authorized to campaign.