New charges associated to multi-millionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein could be in the works as a grand jury investigation that ensnared him and alleged madam Ghislaine Maxwell stays energetic, in accordance with court docket papers filed Friday.
Federal prosecutors in Maxwell’s legal case revealed the continued investigation in a letter urging a decide to dam her from submitting newly obtained info in civil instances in opposition to her.
The paperwork, which Maxwell’s attorneys have known as “vital new info,” could jeopardize their ongoing investigation whether it is allowed to be filed in the civil instances.
“Because the U.S. Legal professional’s Workplace for the Southern District of New York has said publicly, the investigation into the conduct of the defendant in this case and different attainable co-conspirators of Jeffrey Epstein stays energetic,” prosecutors wrote in the letter.
“The total scope and particulars of that investigation, nevertheless, haven’t been made public,” they added.
Maxwell was arrested final month on a six-count indictment for allegedly procuring three women to be abused by her and Epstein and for allegedly mendacity about it below oath. She’s pleaded not responsible and is being held with out bail pending her trial.
Epstein died in a Decrease Manhattan federal lockup in August 2019 after being arrested on intercourse trafficking charges.
The US Legal professional’s Workplace in the Southern District of New York, which introduced each instances, has repeatedly publicly warned that the probe in alleged co-conspirators of Epstein stay ongoing.
After Epstein’s suicide, Legal professional Normal Invoice Barr warned that his associates mustn’t “relaxation simple.”