On the Trail

The DSK Case is Still Mysterious

Dominique Strauss-Kahn's acquittal and return to Paris haven't kept him off the front pages of the French tabloids or out of the capital's gossip. Journalist Edward Jay Epstein is sure to get the fire burning again with one of his signature minute-by-minute breakdowns of the encounter that caused an international scandal. In the New York Review of Books, Epstein argues that many mysteries still remain: "Was there anyone in room 2820 besides Diallo during and after the encounter with DSK? ... And where, if it still exists, is the BlackBerry that DSK lost and feared was hacked?"