the essential Suspected of having sexually assaulted two teenage girls (minors at the time of the facts), Jean-Luc Lahaye was indicted and placed in pre-trial detention. His daughter, Margaux Lahaye, was also cited in the file. She claims to have been “manipulated and instrumentalized” by her father.
At the origin of the case two complaints, which were transmitted to the Paris prosecutor’s office in April 2021. Those of two adolescent girls aged to 17 years in 2013, and who claim to have been manipulated and sexually abused by the singer. With the investigators, the testimonies of the two victims are overwhelming: “The penetrations were violent and painful, I thought that I was going to die, I was trembling of all my limbs”, evokes one of the two young girls. This one affirms besides in the columns of Parisien to have suffered an irreversible traumatic injury.
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For his part, Jean-Luc Lahaye does not deny sexual intercourse but speaks of “consensual” and “loving” relationships: “Everything she says on the menu is fanciful, sweeps the artist. I dispute this violence, these heartbreaks, these crying (…) So I would be a monster in my sexual relations with her, it’s incredible. It’s true that we had sex for me it was quite common. I never saw her cry or even tremble, “says the singer when questioned in police custody.
Margaux Lahaye “manipulated and instrumentalised”
Margaux, the daughter of Jean-Luc Lahaye was also cited in this file. This was heard by the police. She admitted to having contacted one of the two victims to encourage him to change and to direct his statements to the police, “under the pressure of her father”. The singer’s daughter would have even organized a meeting with one of the young girls before the trial which took place in 2015 (for “corruption of a minor”, note) . The objective: to put pressure on the victim.
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Still with the Parisian , Margaux Lahaye claims to have been “manipulated and instrumentalized” by her father, She also explains that the singer would have already been violent to his respect. Margaux Lahaye also affirms that she was not aware of the relationship that her father had with the two young girls.