Epstein sought to pay off potential witnesses, U.S. prosecutors say

U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein (C) appears in court where he pleaded guilty to two prostitution charges in West Palm Beach, Florida, U.S. July 30, 2008. Picture taken July 30, 2008. Uma Sanghvi/Palm Beach Post via REUTERS. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES. SOUTH FLORIDA SUN-SENTINEL OUT

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jailed American financier Jeffrey Epstein made payments to two potential witnesses seeking to influence them in the child sex trafficking case against him late last year, prosecutors said late on Friday. In a filing in Manhattan federal court, prosecutors said Epstein wired a total of $350,000 to the two individuals, who […]

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