French couple look to Europe in fight for treetop home

Birdie in the hand for Xavier and partner Line in the treetop cabin

A couple living in a tree house  plan to go to the European Court of Justice to defend their right to continue living in their cabin.

Xavier Marmier has lived for eight years in the tree house that he and friends built on his forest plot but now he and his partner Line Ruelle have been ordered by the mairie to leave ...

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