Jeffrey Epstein Tag

Two Jeffrey Epstein accusers offered emotional entreaties in court on Monday, asking a judge not to release the financier before his trial on sex trafficking charges. One alleged victim, who identified herself as Courtney Wild, said: “I was sexually abused by Jeffrey Epstein, starting at the age of 14.” The financier has...

Jeffrey Epstein, the American financier who was charged with federal sex trafficking crimes on Monday, transferred $350,000 to two close associates in late 2018 in what federal prosecutors say was an attempt to “influence witnesses”. The payments were revealed in a letter to Judge Richard Berman on Friday afternoon in opposition...

Among those speaking before the House oversight committee now is Elora Mukherjee, professor of law and director of Columbia Law School’s Immigrants’ Rights Clinic, and Jennifer Nagda, policy director at the Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights. Both women spoke to the Guardian last week about the conditions at detention...

Donald Trump on Monday defended his labor secretary, Alexander Acosta, from accusations that he helped Jeffrey Epstein, the financier charged with sex trafficking on Monday, escape justice 10 years ago. Then, Epstein was suspected of similar crimes in Florida, where Acosta was a top federal prosecutor. “I feel very badly actually for...