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Apollo Scrambles to Distance Itself From Leon Black's Ties to Epstein

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Untangling the Web of Jeffrey Epstein
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For decades billionaire Leon Black turned to Jeffrey Epstein for financial advice, even years after the enigmatic financier was convicted of sex offenses.

Now Black’s Apollo Global Management is trying to distance itself from Black’s dealings with Epstein, who this month was arrested on federal charges that he molested and exploited teenage girls. Epstein, who’s being held in a Manhattan jail, has pleaded not guilty to the charges.