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Epstein Scandal Widens With Arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell for Conspiracy

  • Onetime British socialite ‘groomed’ girls for abuse, U.S. says
  • Six-count federal indictment comes a year after Epstein arrest
Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell in New York on March 15, 2005.
Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell in New York on March 15, 2005.Photographer: Joe Schildhorn/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images
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She flew on his private jet, luxuriated on his private island and regaled the rich and powerful at his sumptuous homes in New York and Palm Beach.

And, prosecutors say, onetime British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell lured girls into the clutches of Jeffrey Epstein.