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Thomas Schick: Finite group extensions and the Baum-Connes conjecture

In this note, we exhibit a method to prove the Baum-Connes
conjecture (with coefficients) for extensions with finite
quotients of certain groups which already satisfy the Baum-Connes
conjecture. Interesting examples to which this method
applies are torsion-free finite extensions of the pure braid
groups, e.g.~the full braid groups.

Thomas Schick