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# US
Ghislaine Maxwell appeals against sex trafficking conviction and sentence
The 60-year-old was sentenced to 20 years in prison last month.
# Trial
Ghislaine Maxwell sentenced to 20 years in jail for sex crimes
Prosecutors had asked that Maxwell receive between 30 and 55 years in jail.
# New York
Ghislaine Maxwell fails to overturn sex trafficking conviction
Maxwell, 60, was convicted of recruiting teenage girls for Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse from 1994 to 2004.
# jeffrey epstein
Ghislaine Maxwell’s sex trafficking conviction upheld by US judge
Maxwell had requested a retrial after it emerged that one of the jurors in her trial had failed to disclose he was a victim of sexual abuse.
# Ghislaine Maxwell
Ghislaine Maxwell juror to be questioned under oath by judge next month
Maxwell remains incarcerated after she was convicted of trafficking teenage girls for sex after a three-week trial in New York.
# Jean-Luc Brunel
Close associate of Jeffrey Epstein found dead in French prison
Jean-Luc Brunel, in his mid-70s, had been charged with the rape of minors and held in prison since December 2020.
# Royal Family
'His final disgrace': British newspapers react to Prince Andrew settling sex assault lawsuit
The amount to be paid to Virginia Giuffre and her charity exceeds £12 million (over €14 million), according to reports.
# Duke of York
Prince Andrew's Twitter account deleted as British monarchy distances itself from him
It comes as a woman claiming she saw him with his accuser in a London nightclub said she is willing to give evidence against him.
# virginia giuffre
Prince Andrew’s lawyers want to question husband and psychologist of his accuser
Meanwhile, lawyers for Virginia Giuffre are seeking witness testimony from the prince’s former assistant.
# Ghislaine Maxwell
Ghislaine Maxwell to be sentenced for sex trafficking in June
Maxwell was convicted of trafficking teenage girls for sex after a three-week trial in New York.
# Prince Andrew
Prince Andrew’s civil case: What is alleged to have happened and what happens next?
The motion to dismiss the case against the prince was denied by a US judge yesterday.
# virginia giuffre
Prince Andrew's accuser wants resolution ‘that vindicates her and other victims’
A US judge has ruled that Virginia Giuffre’s civil lawsuit against Andrew can proceed.
# Ghislaine Maxwell
Ghislaine Maxwell’s lawyers argue ‘compelling basis’ for new trial
The disgraced socialite was convicted of trafficking teenage girls for sex after a three-week trial in New York.
# Ghislaine Maxwell
Second Ghislaine Maxwell juror ‘was sexually abused as a child’
Maxwell was found guilty of recruiting teenage girls between 1994 and 2004 for financier Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse.
# Ghislaine Maxwell
Maxwell to seek new trial after reports of juror’s sex abuse
The juror was identified only by his first and middle name in the articles.
# virginia giuffre
Prince Andrew accuser Virginia Giuffre's court settlement with Jeffrey Epstein made public
Virginia Giuffre settled a lawsuit against Epstein for $500,000 in 2009.
# virginia giuffre
Prince Andrew cannot halt sex assault lawsuit with residency claim, judge says
Virginia Giuffre says she was abused by the prince on multiple occasions in 2001 while she was being sexually assaulted by financier Jeffrey Epstein.
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# jeffrey epstein
Ghislaine Maxwell found guilty of sex trafficking crimes
The British socialite denied recruiting and grooming young girls to be abused by late financier Jeffrey Epstein.
# virginia giuffre
Prince Andrew’s lawyer argues accuser cannot sue in US as ‘she lives in Australia’
Virginia Giuffre claims she was trafficked by Jeffrey Epstein to have sex with Andrew when she was aged 17 and a minor under US law.
# New York
Judge prods Ghislaine Maxwell jury to work longer hours due to 'astronomical' Covid spike
Maxwell is accused of recruiting and grooming young girls to be sexually abused by financier Jeffrey Epstein.
# New York
Jury resumes deliberations in Ghislaine Maxwell trial
Maxwell is charged with recruiting and grooming teenagers to be sexually assaulted by financier Jeffrey Epstein.
# Court
Jury begins deliberating in Ghislaine Maxwell sex crimes trial
The 59-year-old has pleaded not guilty to sex trafficking charges.
# Trial
Ghislaine Maxwell tells judge she will not give evidence as defence rests case
The 59-year-old has pleaded not guilty to sex trafficking charges.
# virginia giuffre
Prince Andrew’s lawyer argues for sexual civil case against him to be dismissed
The duke’s lawyer claims some of the alleged offences happened beyond the jurisdiction of the New York Child Victims Act.
# New York
Final accuser takes the stand at Ghislaine Maxwell sex trafficking trial
Annie Farmer, the only one of the four to testify using her real name, is expected to be the final accuser to take the witness stand.
# Court
Second accuser testifies in Ghislaine Maxwell sex trafficking trial
The witness explained how Maxwell would coordinate her sexual encounters with Epstein, inviting her over and escorting to her to massage rooms.
# Juan Patricio Alessi
Epstein employment was ‘slavery’, former housekeeper tells court
Juan Patricio Alessi was cross-examined by Ghislaine Maxwell’s counsel today.
# Juan Patricio Alessi
Epstein employee drove underage girls to house under Maxwell’s orders, jury told
The 59-year-old allegedly told the housekeeper to only speak to Epstein ‘when he asked questions’.
# New York
Youngest Maxwell accuser tells court she flew with Prince Andrew in private plane
The witness is giving evidence under the pseudonym ‘Jane’ at a US federal court.
# Ghislaine Maxwell
Maxwell trial: Pilot recalls flying Clinton, Prince Andrew, Trump on Epstein planes
Lawrence Visoski told the New York trial that he never saw any sexual activity on the planes.
# Ghislaine Maxwell
Ghislaine Maxwell family files complaint to UN over her detention
She could spend the rest of her life in jail if convicted of trafficking underage girls for Jeffrey Epstein.
# Ghislaine Maxwell trial
Judge vets potential jurors for Ghislaine Maxwell grooming trial
The socialite hugged her lawyers when she entered the courtroom and briefly sketched a courtroom artist who was drawing her.
# Ghislaine Maxwell trial
Jury selection starts for Jeffrey Epstein’s ex-girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell
Maxwell says she’s innocent of charges she recruited teenagers who were not yet adults for Epstein to sexually abuse
# virginia giuffre
Civil trial against Prince Andrew set for late 2022
Last week, lawyers for the Duke of York asked US District Judge Lewis A Kaplan to throw out civil claims brought by Virginia Giuffre.
# virginia giuffre
Prince Andrew's lawyers issue denial of sex abuse claims
Virginia Giuffre has claimed she was trafficked to have sex with Andrew when she was aged 17 and a minor under US law.
# Prince Andrew
Prince Andrew’s legal team to receive document they believe will end civil lawsuit
The senior royal’s lawyer claims the agreement protects him from a lawsuit alleging he sexually assaulted a teenage girl.
# Lawsuit
Prince Andrew acknowledges court papers over sex assault claims
He has been accused of sexually assaulting a then 17-year-old girl.
# virginia giuffre
Prince Andrew’s lawyer says documents will absolve him of liability in sex assault case
Andrew B Brettler claimed the Duke of York’s accuser previously entered into a ‘settlement agreement’ that will nullify the case.
# jeffrey epstein
UK police to review Prince Andrew sexual abuse allegations following US civil suit
Metropolitan Police commissioner Cressida Dick said: “No one is above the law.”
# Lawsuit
Epstein accuser takes legal action against Prince Andrew over alleged assault
Virginia Giuffre said the lawsuit was brought under the Child Victims Act.