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PARIS (AP) - Groups defending the French language are lodging legal protests over the English-only slogan used for Paris' 2024 Olympic bid.
Lawyer Emmanuel Ludot submitted a request with the government's rights defense authority to suspend use of the slogan "Made for Sharing." He also submitted a warning to the bid committee that the slogan could violate a law on protecting ...