2 women who say they were abused by Jeffery Epstein have asked a judge not to release him from jail

Posted On: Jul 16, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

2 women who say they were abused by Jeffery Epstein have asked a judge not to release him from jail

Jeffrey Epstein had a bail hearing on Monday, and two of his accusers asked a judge to keep him in jail as he awaits trial.
Courtney Wild and Annie Farmer asked a federal judge to reject Epstein's lawyers' request that he remain under house arrest at his Manhattan townhouse until his trial over sex-trafficking and conspiracy charges commences.
Wild claimed she was sexually abused by Epstein at a Palm Beach, Florida, home when she was 14. Farmer said she was 16 when she met Epstein in New York, and later spent time with him in New Mexico.
The judge overseeing Epstein's case said he would announce his decision on bail on Thursday. Epstein will remain at Manhattan Correctional Center until then.
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Two women who say they were sexually abused by Jeffrey Epstein when they were girls have asked the judge overseeing the financier's sex-trafficking case to keep him in jail as he awaits trial.
Courtney Wild and Annie Farmer attended Epstein's bail hearing on Monday, and asked...

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