Ghislaine Maxwell, 60, received her judgment on Tuesday, June 28. A judge handed down a sentence of twenty years in prison after a month long trial. Nevertheless, Maxwell is being charged with aiding Jeffrey Epstein in recruiting and sexually abusing young girls; as young as 14.
0 prosecutor said in a statement that justice was accomplished in the case.
“Today’s sentence holds Ghislaine Maxwell accountable for perpetrating heinous crimes against children”, said U.S. Attorney Damian Williams. He continues, ‘this sentence sends a strong message that no one is above the law.”ny times
Initially the British socialite plead not guilty after being convicted on Dec. 29; and was held without bail inside a Brooklyn prison two years ago, in 2020. Regardless, during Tuesday’s sentencing, Maxwell received her damnation with an unresponsive look in her face; as she stood between her two lawyers.
Ghislaine Maxwell Didn’t Tell Her Family Goodbye After Sentencing
According to NY Times, Maxwell just somberly walked out of the courtroom after receiving her sentencing for sophisticatingly luring teen-aged girls to be groomed as sex slaves for Jeffrey Epstein; and sometimes she would participate as well.
Several women came forth to tell their story of when they were teenagers, approached by Maxwell; and eventually introduced to sexual predator Jeffrey Epstein.