Ghislaine Maxwell Has a Black Eye in First Pic From Prison

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In the first photograph since her arrest last year, Ghislaine Maxwell has been pictured looking a little worse for wear behind bars.

Scroll on to see the shocking photo for yourself…

TW: This article contains details that some people may find upsetting.

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The now infamous Jeffrey Epstein, who made a name for himself with elite investment bank Bear Stearns, before founding his own investment firm, was convicted for a range of sex crimes in 2005 when he pleaded guilty to molesting an underage girl.

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But, by 2008, he has been convicted for running an underage prostitution ring connected to a number of high powered individuals. Epstein served just thirteen months for this conviction.

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On July 6th 2019, Epstein was arrested again for sex trafficking of minors in the states of Florida and New York and was held awaiting trial in a New York prison.

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Epstein had managed to get away with vile and criminal acts for the majority of his life, most likely a result of his money and social clout. For his victims, there was finally hope of justice being done.

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And many believed his conviction could uncover other high profile and wealthy sex offenders.

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Epstein had numerous friends in high places, many of which were known to travel to his elusive island, where the majority of his crimes took place.

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And, even more controversially, Prince Andrew from the British Royal Family.
Of course, all of Epstein’s high-profile friends have denied any involvement in this scandal, but people aren’t too convinced.

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However, before Epstein could dish the dirt on his friends…

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He was found dead in his Manhattan prison cell, apparently as a result of hanging.

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But because of the nature of his crimes, plus the connections Epstein had to the political and social elite, some have other suspicions about what really happened.

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Anyway, in the months following his death, the investigation fell silent.

Progress seemed to be sparse, but then, the release of Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich on Netflix in May last year catapulted the whole thing back into the spotlight.

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And they each detailed similar, yet horrifying tales of being sexually assaulted and r*ped while giving Epstein and his friends “massages.”

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And the involvement of Epstein’s ex-girlfriend and close friend, Ghislaine Maxwell, now fifty-nine, were outlined even further.

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Now, in the months following Epstein’s death, Maxwell remained firmly hidden and out of the public eye…

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And, at that time, she wan’t reprimanded or publicly questioned for her involvement in the scandal.

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Because a large majority of Epstein’s victims had insinuated that Maxwell had been the to “recruit” the often underaged girls.

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It was reported in July 2020 that Maxwell had finally been arrested by the FBI in New Hampshire.

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She was described as a flight risk during the hearing, so was therefore ordered to remain in custody while being transferred to New York for a detention hearing.

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Conspiracy to entice minors to travel to engage in illegal sex acts, enticement of a minor to travel to engage in illegal sex acts, conspiracy to transport minors with intent to engage in criminal sexual activity, transportation of a minor with intent to engage in criminal sexual activity, and 2 counts of perjury, according to the indictment.

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She was also charged for repeatedly lying about her involvement in the sex trafficking ring during a 2016 deposition.

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If found guilty, Maxwell could be facing thirty-five-years behind bars.

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At a hearing via video link, the disgraced socialite remained valiant in her innocence by pleading not guilty.

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Yet she was still denied bail.

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US federal prosecutors said that she is an “extreme” flight risk and should remain in custody, as per the BBC.

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Which has been scheduled for later this year in July 2021.

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Well, as you’d expect, Maxwell’s time in prison hasn’t been an easy one.

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The former socialite’s lawyer, Bobbi Sternheim, argued in January that Maxwell is facing tougher jail conditions than inmates convicted of murder or terrorism.

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Sternheim said Maxwell is effectively being kept in solitary confinement and is “excessively and invasively” monitored twenty-four hours a day.

Along with video surveillance in her cell, cameras also follow her movements when she is allowed to leave it.

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“And despite non-stop in-cell camera surveillance, Maxwell’s sleep is disrupted every fifteen minutes when she is awakened by a flashlight to ascertain whether she is breathing.”

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Maxwell has repeatedly appealed for bail…

But all have been rejected so far.

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And as for the latest update?

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Well, Maxwell has been pictured for the first time since her arrest in a new photograph released by her lawyers and, it’s safe to say, she’s looking a little worse for wear.

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Here’s the photo in question.

Along with a smirk, Maxwell can be seen sporting longer hair and a black eye, something she allegedly claims to have no idea about.
It remains unknown who took the photograph.
Make sure to stay posted for further updates.

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