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Judge sets November for start of Ghislaine Maxwell's trial

May. 11, 2021 17:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ghislaine Maxwell’s trial will start in November on charges that she recruited teenage girls for financier Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse over a 10-year period, a judge said Tuesday. Jury selection can occur in mid-November and opening statements...

Ghislaine Maxwell's July trial is postponed until the fall

May. 03, 2021 19:13 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The July trial for Ghislaine Maxwell on charges that she aided ex-boyfriend Jeffrey Epstein in the sexual abuse of teenage girls was postponed to the fall on Monday. U.S. District Judge Alison J. Nathan said a delay of a trial scheduled for July 12 of a...

Judge seeks answers for jail's Ghislaine Maxwell treatment

Apr. 30, 2021 00:30 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge ordered the government Thursday to explain why guards repeatedly flash light into Ghislaine Maxwell’s cell overnight, an action her lawyers say may have led to a bruise over one eye as she awaits trial in an alleged sex trafficking conspiracy with ex-boyfriend...

In court, Ghislaine Maxwell pleads not guilty to new charges

Apr. 23, 2021 21:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ghislaine Maxwell faced her trial judge in person for the first time Friday as lawyers squabbled over exactly when she should be tried on sex trafficking charges that allege that she procured teenage girls for Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse at his posh residences. ...

Judge denies Ghislaine Maxwell's motions to toss sex charges

Apr. 16, 2021 18:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge on Friday rejected Ghislaine Maxwell’s arguments to toss charges that she recruited three teenager girls from 1994 to 1997 for then-boyfriend Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse. U.S. District Judge Alison Nathan in Manhattan denied claims that a...

For a third time, judge rejects bail for Ghislaine Maxwell

Mar. 22, 2021 19:04 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — For a third time, a judge rejected a bail package Monday aimed at freeing Ghislaine Maxwell as the ex-girlfriend of Jeffrey Epstein awaits trial on charges that she recruited teenage girls for him to sexually abuse. U.S. District Judge Alison J. Nathan...