Real Madrid star Karim Benzema drops appeal over ‘sex tape’ blackmail sentence

Issued on: 06/04/2022 – 11:42 Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema has dropped an appeal against a one-year suspended sentence for complicity in a bid to blackmail former France teammate Mathieu Valbuena with a sex tape, his lawyer said Saturday. Benzema was sentenced in November 2021 and fined 75,000 euros ($82,000) over the 2015 extortion attempt … Read more