France's Sarkozy quizzed over campaign finances

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy will be questioned by investigating magistrates about a long-running scandal over his 2012 campaign financesFormer French president Nicolas Sarkozy was to be questioned by investigating magistrates Tuesday about a long-running scandal over his 2012 campaign finances. It was not clear if Sarkozy, who is manoeuvring for another run at the presidency in 2017, would be charged after the session with the magistrates in Paris. The magistrates are investigating allegations of false accounting during his failed election campaign four years ago that allowed him to greatly exceed spending limits.

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