Maxwell unanimously guilty - Provides minors to Jeffrey Epstein
These crimes "were committed together with her partner and accomplice, Jeffrey Epstein", who committed suicide in a Manhattan prison in August 2019
Former British secular Gileen Maxwell was found guilty Wednesday by a jury in New York of a series of sexual crimes, mainly for trafficking underage girls in favor of the late broker Jeffrey Epstein.
Ms Maxwell, 60, has been on trial in a Manhattan federal court since late November and faces six counts, most notably supplying girls to her ex-partner for sexual exploitation. Epstein died in prison in 2019. He faces up to tens of years in prison.
After 40 hours of five days of deliberation, "the jury unanimously found Gileen Maxwell guilty of one of the worst crimes imaginable - facilitating and participating in child sexual abuse," a press release said. released by Manhattan District Attorney Damian Williams.
These crimes were "committed together with her partner and accomplice, Jeffrey Epstein", who committed suicide in a Manhattan jail in August 2019, before being brought before a court for sexual crimes.