The lawyer for the alleged victim of Achraf Hakimi rebounded from the announcement of the indictment of the Moroccan defender of Paris Saint-Germain.
Achraf Hakimi finds himself in a mess. Accused of rape by a young woman, the Paris Saint-Germain defender was indicted on Friday by the Nanterre prosecution. Defended by the capital club and by his lawyer, the Moroccan right side will not play this Saturday against FC Nantes at the Parc des Princes, in a match counting for the 26th day of Ligue 1, not by sanction but because of a hamstring injury that prevents him from holding his place. Invited Friday in front of the journalists, the Parisian trainer Christophe Galtier kicked in key on the business.
“Serious and consistent clues”
Remained silent until then, the clan of the alleged victim of the former Inter Milan player reacted. His lawyer Rachel Flore Pardo issued a statement, picked up by the media. An indictment that the opposing camp finds legitimate in view of the elements of the file. “We take note of the indictment of Mr. Hakimi and wish to recall that an indictment is never automatic. In this specific case, his indictment demonstrates that the investigating judge considered that there are serious and consistent indications of the commission of the crime of rape of which my client is the victim.
The lawyer warns that her client will not speak in public. “We will not tolerate any campaign of denigration or destabilization to its prejudice, as is unfortunately still too often the case for women who have the courage to denounce the acts of rape of which they are victims. This case needs to be handled as calmly as possible by the courts. This is why my client has chosen to entrust herself to justice, exclusively to justice, and will only speak in front of justice.