Judgment date in late June was set to Friday British Notables Ghislaine Maxwell After being convicted last month of conspiracy related to sex trafficking and recruitment of teenage girls’ financial firms Jeffrey Epstein For sexual abuse.
U.S. District Judge Alison J. Nathan is waiting to resolve the defense’s allegations that a new trial should be ordered after the jury’s official approval after the jury’s verdict on child sexual abuse. , Announced June 28th.
A jury who has never been fully publicly identified told the media last week that he had been sexually abused as a child by another jury during the week’s deliberations, taking advantage of what he learned about the subject. He said he had persuaded others to convict Maxwell.
Attorneys say revelation justifies a new trial. The jury is hiring a lawyer. And Nathan said she would control what would happen as a result of revelation in the future.
Maxwell, 60, was convicted after a month-long trial alleged by the prosecutor to recruit and care for a teenage girl to sexually abuse Epstein from 1994 to 2004. received.Housing including Manhattan Palm Beach Mansion and Mansion, Florida
Epstein, 66, died in the Federal Prison of Manhattan in August 2019 after awaiting a trial on suspicion of sexual trafficking.
Maxwell’s lawyer alleged in court that she had been scapegoated by a federal prosecutor after his death.
Prosecutors say they will withdraw perjury against Maxwell if Maxwell is sentenced on time.
Ghislaine Maxwell sentenced in June for sexual trafficking
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