The judgment who will sit on the dock of the accused Ghislaine maxwell, will start this Monday and is accused of being an accomplice of his former partner Jeffrey epstain in the crime of child sex trafficking old.
This trial will take place in federal court in Brooklyn, amid great expectation, as it is considered the trial of the decade.
Ghislaine Maxwell is the daughter of Robert Maxwell and faces a lengthy sentence, if found guilty by the jury.
It is believed that the woman was in charge of capturing minors for the sexual satisfaction of her partner and friend Jeffrey Epstein.
Jeffrey Epstein financial mogul who was convicted of child trafficking and who committed suicide in jail, more than two years ago.
Ghislaine Maxwell 2021
Maxwell was arrested in July 2020 after Epstein’s death, following the decision of the United States authorities to go after the tycoon’s accomplices.
Ghislaine Maxwell, who spoke of her obsession with Jeffrey Epstein in a new documentary, has pleaded not guilty.
However, it is linked to the crime, in which various celebrities were involved, such as Prince Andrew of the British royalty, also punctuated by the scandal of child abuse.
Since then, the socialite has been detained in the Brooklyn Metropolitan Jail, where she has repeatedly complained about the unsanitary and inhumane conditions in which she lives. The complainants accuse Maxwell of crimes that occurred between 1994 and 2004. Two were 14 and 15 years old at the time they claim they were abused.
The indictment states that Maxwell gained the trust of the young women and then persuaded them to massage Epstein naked in one of his residences, before having sex with him in exchange for money.
The prosecution assures that Maxwell participated at times in the alleged abuses both in his London home and in Epstein’s homes in Manhattan, Palm Beach and New Mexico.
The trial of the decade
The jury of 12 members and six replacements will decide the future of Maxwell and it will be officially constituted this Monday.
Six charges against Maxwell of which he has pleaded not guilty, however if his guilt is confirmed in all of them he could be sentenced to 80 years in prison.
Maxwell has also been doubly charged with perjury, which will be tried in another trial scheduled for late 2022.
The perjury charges relate to testimony she gave in 2016 in a defamation case brought against her by Virginia Giuffre.
Who at the time accused Epstein of lending it to have sex with powerful friends, such as Prince Andrew, whom he has denounced in New York.
The four plaintiffs, who will appear at trial as victims, are expected to accuse Maxwell of operating a network to recruit young girls who were taken to other states to provide sexual services to Epstein for which they received hundreds of dollars.
Ghislaine maxwell, who has been denied bail six times since his arrest, is unlikely to testify at the judgment that he will face as an accomplice of Jeffrey Epstein in crime of sex trafficking of minors.
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