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French man who slapped Macron across the face is sentenced to 4 months in prison

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 8 days ago

Cover picture for the articleThe man who was caught on video slapping French President Emmanuel Macron across the face earlier this week has been handed a four-month prison sentence. In an emergency trial, Damien Tarel, 28, was found guilty of violence against a person invested with public authority following the incident that occurred in the winemaking town of Tain-l’Hermitage on Tuesday. Macron was conducting a meet-and-greet with members of the public and Tarel was quickly arrested after the swipe.
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