Sarkozy allegedly accepted cash-stuffed envelopes.
Jean-Michel Gentil was the judge who recently charged Nicolas Sarkozy with taking money from Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman.
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Sarkozy could face up to three years in jail, a fine, and a five-year ban from public office if convicted.
Sarkozy has Hungarian Jewish origins.
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Liliane married French politician André Bettencourt, who had been a member of La Cagoule.
Françoise Bettencourt-Meyers has converted to Judaism and raises her children as Jews.
He now watches over Liliane's "health and personal life after a judge determined he was the only one who could 'ward off all conflict between Liliane Bettencourt and Françoise Bettencourt-Meyers.'"
In the tapes, Woerth reportedly asks that his wife be given the job of managing Bettencourt’s wealth.
Bettencourt received a €30 million tax rebate while Woerth was budget minister.