Prosecutors seek to dismiss Strauss-Kahn charges

Former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn appears at his arraignment at State Supreme Court on Monday, June 6, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Allan Tannenbaum, Pool)

August 22, 2011 1:05:40 PM PDT
New York City prosecutors filed court papers Monday recommending dismissal of sexual assault charges against Dominique Strauss-Kahn, who was accused of attacking a hotel maid in May in a case that eventually dissolved amid questions about the woman's credibility.