Lawyers representing Ghislaine Maxwell and Jeffrey Epstein’s victims are urging US prosecutors to investigate associates of the pair – including Andrew.
Low-security facility FCI Danbury houses 1,000 inmates – with separate male and female prisons – that allows prisoners to make use of a running track, tree-lined lawns and a baseball pitch.
British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell is going to appeal her conviction for setting up teenage girls to have sexual encounters with financier Jeffrey Epstein, but experts said she will struggle to clear the high legal bar needed to overturn the verdict.
Jurors deliberating the fate of Ghislaine Maxwell at her sex trafficking trial were told Wednesday they would have to work through the New Year’s holiday after they inquired about that possibility — the latest sign that a verdict was not near in the monthlong trial.
Police were accused of not looking into the claims because of Epstein's friendship with Prince Andrew.
Appearing before a judge in federal court for the first time on Friday, Ghislaine Maxwell plead not guilty to multiple charges related to alleged sex trafficking. David Markus, lawyer to the Maxwell family, spoke to the press and stated his belief that Maxwell was being mistreated in jail due to her association with the late Jeffrey Epstein.
The Manhattan hearing is expected to feature a not-guilty plea by the British socialite as well as arguments over whether she is a flight risk.
Royal author Nigel Cawthorne said Andrew would be unable to hold his head in public if he refused to give evidence.
Gloria Allred, one of the lawyers of the alleged victims of Epstein, urged Andrew to speak to the FBI.
Audrey Strauss, acting U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that Ghislaine Maxwell, a former associate of Jeffrey Epstein, was arrested and charged with sex trafficking and perjury.
It comes as the FBI arrest and charge Ghislaine Maxwell, an Epstein associate.