Ghislaine Maxwell seeks new trial, alleges juror hid sex abuse claim – National

Ghislaine Maxwell seeks new trial, alleges juror hid sex abuse claim – National

Lawyers for Ghislaine Maxwell formally requested a new trial on Wednesday evening after the British socialite’s lawyers raised concerns about a juror’s possible failure to disclose before trial that he had been sexually abused as a child. Maxwell, 60, was convicted Dec. 29 of five counts of sex trafficking and other crimes for recruiting and … Read more

Ghislaine Maxwell will be sentenced at the end of June for sex trafficking – National

Ghislaine Maxwell will be sentenced at the end of June for sex trafficking – National

A late June sentencing date was set for British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell on Friday following her conviction last month on charges of sex trafficking and conspiracy to recruit teenage girls for financier Jeffrey Epstein for sexual abuse. U.S. District Judge Alison J. Nathan announced the June 28 date even as she waits to resolve defense … Read more