French police on Tuesday detained for questioning rugby federation president Bernard Laporte as part of an investigation into suspected tax fraud, financial prosecutors said Paris, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 24th Jan, 2023 ) :French police on Tuesday detained... read full story
"He was summoned for questioning by tax authorities, he went there with a lawyer specialising in tax,"
Photo: FILE - Bernard Laporte, head of the French Rugby Federation, gestures, during a press conference after the draw for the Rugby World Cup 2023, Monday, Dec. 14, 2020 in Paris. French rugby federation president Bernard Laporte has been handed a two-year suspended sentence in a corruption case. Laporte, who is also World Rugby's vice-chairman, was found guilty of passive corruption, influence peddling, illegal interest taking and misuse of corporate assets by a court in Paris.(AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)