Her case became a cause celebre
for forced marriage campaigners after she sent text messages to friends in London pleading for help.
Knox, 24, collapsed in tears after the verdict was read, a stunning reversal in a sensational saga that became a cause celebre
in the U.
The incident was embraced as a cause celebre
by jobless graduates, unionists and human right activists, and the protests later spread to other towns including the capital Tunis.
AL, Eire A cause Celebre
Olivier Peslier must have been on the vin rouge when he compared Harbinger to the truly exceptional Peintre Celebre.
It was sort of a local cause celebre
when Northern California poet "Mighty" Mike McGee moved to Worcester about a year ago.
Those who say the gay rights movement has no singular voice, no cause celebre
, may be correct.
The Bloodgate affair has become a cause celebre
in rugby in recent weeks after English club side Harlequins was caught out using a joke-shop blood capsule in order to force a blood substitution at a crucial point in a Heineken Cup quarter-final.
Shalit, who also has French citizenship, has become a cause celebre
As RBS chairman Sir Philip Hampton has noted, the Goodwin affair became something of a cause celebre
and seemed to underline the wholly irresponsible way banks went about selling sub prime mortgages and creating toxic debt.
Sanctions were biting, Nelson Mandela's imprisonment was an international cause celebre
and the ANC guerrilla attacks were escalating.
A film about a bevy of lively ladies over 80 being catered to by a boyish middle-aged boozer is doing gangbuster biz at the Italo box office and becoming an international cause celebre
She became a cause celebre
in France, with her portrait hung on town halls and constant street rallies by supporters.