Accused sex-trafficking British socialite Ghislin Maxwell is so desperate to get out of her Brooklyn prison cell that she is offering to renounce her citizenship of Britain and France in exchange for her independence, new court papers show.
In his latest bid for bail, the late pedophile financier Jeffrey Epstein and Pal of the Natural American Citizen finally offered to grant two other citizenships in an attempt to prove to a federal judge that he was not a flight risk when he was freed before trial. Will happen. .
“Maxwell renounced his French and British citizenship to terminate any opportunity to seek asylum in his country,” Ms. Maxwell wrote in documents filed in Brooklyn federal court on Tuesday.
“Citizenship is a precious and invaluable asset,” Dahil said.
“Ms. Maxwell’s decision to relinquish citizenship from her country of birth and her country of upbringing demonstrates her tenacity to abide by the conditions of her release and underline that she has no intention of escaping and is ready to To demonstrate the deep need to communicate freely with the lawyer. To protect him. “
The legal team for the defendants – a longtime friend of Britain’s Prince Andrew and the daughter of the late disgraced British media mogul Robert Maxwell – noted that some other high-profile defendants charged with serious sexual offenses were released on bail is.
His lawyers specifically cited the case of the French notorious former head of the International Notorious Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn.
Strauss-Kahn was arrested on a flight from JFK Airport to Paris in 2011, alleging he raped a Manhattan hotel maid, noting legal papers. He was then released on $ 1 million cash bail and put on house arrest. Rape was eventually uprooted against Strauss-Kahn.
Maxwell’s legal team has been trying to free him from the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn for months.
She has been locked up since her arrest in July, when she was tracked to a New Hampshire property she was hiding inside.
The fallen socialite has captured everything from food to computers to harassment behind bars.
Prosecutors have argued that she presents a high flight risk, given her alleged attempts to escape from her and her financial means.
In Tide’s filing, her lawyers offered her and her husband property – “for the criminal charges and related civil lawsuits in the case and for the legal expenses and other expenses necessary to protect them for taxes,” said the living. Excluding expenses. One was put on an account for surveillance by the former US Attorney so that it would stick around.
“Ms. Maxwell has already been denied fair opportunity in the court of public opinion,” the papers claimed.
“He has been maligned by the media, who have repeated a false story about him that has poisoned the openness and impartiality of any potential jury.
“He has been constantly attacked with vicious miscreants, constantly lying, and blaming faults by the spokesperson who have neither met nor spoken to him,” according to the filing.
“He is portrayed as a cartoon-character villain in an attempt to replace Jeffrey Epstein as a replacement.
“Nevertheless, Ms. Maxwell is determined – and welcomes the opportunity – to face her accusers at trial and clear her name. The additional proposed bail terms should leave any concerns she tries to escape. Will do. “
The 59-year-old Maxwell will also surrender his passport as part of the deal.
She is accused of acting as Madame of Epstein, allegedly buying her and younger women for sexual exploitation. He has pleaded not guilty.
Epstein was found hanging behind bars at the Manhattan Correctional Center in August 2019 awaiting a sex rape trial.