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Puffy French sue Air France 8 thousand euro

November 23 2007

Full native France to sue airlines Air France 8 thousand euros for what they have publicly measured the girth of his waist and forced to purchase a second ticket.

The case occurred in August 2005, when 43-year-old screenwriter, Jean-Jacques Zhofrey, whose weight reached 170 kg, was returning from India where he spent the holidays. He flew an Air France flight from New Delhi to Paris. However, during the inspection of airline employees have decided that it did not fit in one seat. To see this, they measured waist size screenwriter. Metering embarrassed Zhofrey occurred in front of other passengers, and ended with him offered to buy a second ticket.

Forced by buying a ticket, the Frenchman felt deeply offended and filed on the airline to court as soon as he returned to his homeland. In his complaint, he also wrote that the plane was full and not the fact that the second place, which he had purchased, would be placed next to the first.

The Court found the arguments persuasive Zhofrey and ordered the airline to pay the plaintiff 8 thousand euro, as well as compensation for the second ticket. Sam Zhofrey was extremely pleased, writes,

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