In a moment when the world was ready to read Ghislaine Maxwell’s own words about convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, there was a sense her testimony could reveal explosive details about the alleged sex trafficking ring they are accused of operating and who else might be involved. Ms Maxwell was
Ghislaine Maxwell’s deposition about a sex-trafficking operation she allegedly ran with the late Jeffrey Epstein was made public Thursday morning, as a federal court released her 2016 deposition over objections. The transcript is more than 450 pages long, but was redacted to protect the privacy of some people it mentions.
Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell, shown here in 2005, allegedly ran a sex-trafficking operation together. Patrick McMullan/Patrick McMullan via Getty Image hide caption toggle caption Patrick McMullan/Patrick McMullan via Getty Image Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell, shown here in 2005, allegedly ran a sex-trafficking operation together. Patrick McMullan/Patrick McMullan via
Ghislaine Maxwell, seen here at center right with the disgraced late financier Jeffrey Epstein, gave a deposition in 2016 that should be released, an appeals court says. Maxwell is seen here with Epstein and others a party at the Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach. Davidoff Studios Photography/Getty Images hide caption
Ghislaine Maxwell has launched a legal bid to prevent the release of a deposition containing “testimony about intimate matters” from a previous case relating to her relationship with late convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein. During a civil lawsuit in 2016, Epstein’s key accuser, Virginia Roberts Giuffre, claimed that Maxwell trafficked her as a teenager