Ghislaine Maxwell, a high-society woman and celebrity friend, was arrested thursday by the FBI on Thursday for her alleged involvement in the teen abuse scandal that brought her ex-boyfriend and ex-partner Jeffrey Epstein to prison.Since the initiation of investigations into the billionaire killed in prison allegedly by suicide, a large number of names came to light according to the case. , among which stand out English princes, high-ranking expolithic figures in the United States and above all, their former partner.
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In December 2019, one of the women who pleaded victim of Epstein told the BBC that Maxwell was monitoring the girls who were in the service of the billionaire, a statement that would be debunked by the woman now arrested.
Ghislaine controlled the girls. She was like the madam, said Sarah Ransome.
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What is Ghislaine Maxwell accused of?
The woman is accused of assisting, facilitating and contributing to the abuse of girls at the hands of Jeffrey Epstein, helping her recruit, prepare and eventually abuse women under the age of 18. The U.S. Attorney’s Office notes that Maxwell established emotional ties to girls and then turned them into Epstein’s victims.
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You may be interested: The FBI detains the partner of tycoon Jeffrey Epstein in alleged abuse plotConcretly charged with six charges, two of which are perjury, for statements by the woman before a New York court on April 22 and July 22, 2016.The other four accusations are as follows:
Conspiracy to persuade minors to travel to engage in illicit sexual acts.
Persuade minors to travel to engage in unlawful sexual acts.
Conspiracy to transfer minors with the intention of engaging them in criminal sexual activity.
Moving minors with the intention of engaging them in criminal sexual activities