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French army officer of Jewish descent whose false imprisonment for treason in 1894 raised issues of anti-Semitism that dominated French politics until his release in 1906 (1859-1935)

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A gunman shot dead Dreyfuss on March 1, 2017 in Kapatagan town in Lanao del Norte.
ux9GMddYr) BuzzFeed , the son of Oscar-winning actor Richard Dreyfuss said that the incident occurred while his father was inside the room with him and Spacey.
In a guest column published by BuzzFeed, Dreyfuss said the alleged incident took place while his father was rehearsing at Spacey's London apartment for the play Complicit at the Old Vic Theatre.
USA], Nov 5 ( ANI ): Adding another name to the ever-growing list of young men accusing Kevin Spacey of sexual harassment, Harry Dreyfuss, son of Oscar winner actor Richard Dreyfuss, has alleged Spacey groped him when he was 18.
According to urban legend, the engineer's attire so impressed the noted designer with the state of sophistication in the Midwest that Dreyfuss left for Waterloo with the Deere engineer that same day.
Rose finds herself acting like an embarrassed schoolgirl whenever Captain Dreyfuss is around.
And Dreyfuss, an intense live-wire of an actor whom we haven't seen nearly enough of lately, seems like a perfect choice for the Queens-born, self-justifying sociopath.
In 2008, he founded The Dreyfuss Initiative, a nonprofit that promotes teaching about American democracy in classrooms nationwide.
Dreyfuss praised the significant role being played by the university in the fields of human rights, criminal justice, and the fight against transnational organized crime , also commending the University's advanced scientific status.
Dreyfuss recorded a significant growth in profit after taxation from approximately GBP1.
Nicole Dreyfuss will work out of the firm's 654 Madison Avenue office.
Dreyfuss will continue in his position as regional chief operating officer, according to a report by Dow Jones.
Iran After the Green Movement," a panel discussion featuring Nazila Fathi, Mehdi Khalaji and Robert Dreyfuss at the UC campus, is being put on by Program Director and Religious Studies Professor Janet Afary with the support from the Duncan and Suzanne Mellichamp Fund for Global Religion.
Hundreds of guests, including honorees Richard Dreyfuss and Ryan Kavanaugh, enjoyed a kosher dinner during the film clips and speeches at the opening-night gala for the Israel Film Festival.
PIRANHA 3D (18) Verdict: UNBELIEVABLY, it's now 35 years since Richard Dreyfuss was a key figure in what remains one of the top 100 highest-grossing movies in box office histor y.