Prosecutor Pomerantz: Epstein's girlfriend Maxwell was involved in the abuse of minors This is reported by MarketWatch from the courtroom.
Prosecutor Lara Pomerantz said that Maxwell was involved in the violence against minors with Epstein from the very beginning.
“She was involved from the very beginning. The accused, along with Epsteen, lured the victims with the promise of a brilliant future and exploited them for sexual purposes, ”said Pomerantz.
According to her, the woman was de facto the mistress of the millionaire's house. After they ceased to be lovers, they remained “best friends,” Pomerantz added.
The arrest of the businesswoman for alleged complicity in pedophilia took place on July 2, 2020. The Maxwell Opinion contains six charges, including persuading minors to engage in illegal sex and perjury. She faces up to 35 years in prison.
American financier Jeffrey Epstein was convicted of creating a criminal network that allowed him to sexually exploit girls, including 14-year-olds, and abuse them. According to some reports, he was engaged in human trafficking until 2019. The American financier was detained on July 6, 2019 in New York. In August of the same year, he took his own life in a prison cell, without waiting for the trial.