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Jeffrey Epstein ‘Sex Slave’ Trial Postponed

Jeffrey Epstein, Ghislaine Maxwell (top) and Virginia Roberts Giuffre (bottom). PHOTO: Page Six

By Richard Johnson | 10 May 2017

PAGE SIX — The Jeffrey Epstein “sex slave” saga is about to reach an anticlimax.

The defamation trial against Epstein’s friend Ghislaine Maxwell was set to start Monday — more than a decade after the billionaire was first arrested for soliciting underage girls — but it has been postponed because lawyers are close to negotiating a settlement, sources say.

Virginia Roberts Giuffre is suing Maxwell, whose late father owned the Daily News, in Manhattan federal court because Maxwell called her a liar.

Giuffre — who was 15 and working as a towel girl at Mar-a-Lago when Maxwell met her — claims Epstein turned her into a slave and forced her to have sex with his friends, including Prince Andrew, Duke of York, who denied her allegations. […]

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