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15:21  10 july  2019
15:21  10 july  2019 Source:   msn.com

Inside Jeffrey Epstein's press machine: How the financier tried to rehab his image post-conviction with donations and pay-for-play journalism

Inside Jeffrey Epstein's press machine: How the financier tried to rehab his image post-conviction with donations and pay-for-play journalism Jeffrey Epstein spent 13 months in jail after being accused of sexually abusing dozens of girls as young as 14 in 2008, but he was able preserve his reputation as a wealthy financier, socialite, and philanthropist upon his release.

The Mexican crime lord known as El Chapo was convicted on Tuesday after a three-month drug trial in New York that exposed the It featured accounts of traffickers taking target practice with a bazooka, a mariachi playing all night outside a jail cell and a murder plot involving a cyanide-laced arepa.

BILLIONIARE banker Jeffrey Epstein is being held in the same prison as drug lord El Chapo as he faces 45 years in jail for sex trafficking kids. The convicted paedophile, 66, is being housed at the Metropolitan Correction Center in Manhattan – which has been called “tougher than Guantánamo Bay.”

Epstein Joins ‘El Chapo’ in Notorious Jail as Inmate 76318-054
Epstein Joins ‘El Chapo’ in Notorious Jail as Inmate 76318-054
Epstein Joins ‘El Chapo’ in Notorious Jail as Inmate 76318-054

(Bloomberg) -- Bernie Madoff did time there. So did John Gotti Jr. Paul Manafort is currently in residence. Jeffrey Epstein -- inmate 76318-054 -- just moved in.

The hulking Metropolitan Correctional Center in Lower Manhattan is several miles and worlds away from the mansion near Central Park that Epstein may have been planning to head for when he was arrested by the FBI after touching down at Teterboro Airport in New Jersey on July 6. Among his new neighbors is the Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, who has been holed up in the federal jail’s notorious 10 South wing for more than two years.

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One of Guzman’s lawyers, Jeffrey Lichtman, said he was astonished to see Epstein two days after his arrest wearing a jail-issued uniform in a holding cell next to a conference room on 10 South where lawyer meetings typically occur.

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Almost from the moment this winter that Joaquín Guzmán Loera, the notorious drug lord known as El Chapo , was extradited from Mexico to a high-security jail in Lower Manhattan, he has been complaining about the terms of his imprisonment.

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“There he was, sitting there, all alone,” Litchtman said. “This unit is completely isolating.” If Epstein is there full-time right now, “he won’t have any contact with others.”

Bureau of Prisons authorities confirmed Epstein is being held at the facility but said they generally don’t share information on the condition of specific inmates for “privacy and safety and security reasons.”

Epstein’s lawyers didn’t answer emails seeking comment about where their client is being held.

Charges announced against Jeffrey Epstein on July 8.

A registered sex offender facing new sex-trafficking charges, Epstein could get permission to leave the MCC as early as July 15, when he is scheduled for a bail hearing. What conditions might U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman require to release him?

Possibly a “substantial” cash amount (guesstimates are in the tens of millions of dollars), a home-confinement mandate and an electronic-monitoring device strapped to one of his ankles, said Brandon Sample, a defense attorney and sentencing-reform advocate who served more than 11 years in federal prison after he and others bought postage stamps with counterfeit and stolen checks and resold them.

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In the meantime, Epstein -- who has access to two private planes and owns a private island in the Caribbean -- will be doing what has been described as fairly hard time. Certainly relatively hard time. The contrast between his recent gilded existence and his life at the MCC is like “night and day,” said Alan Ellis, a consultant and criminal defense lawyer who wrote a guidebook on federal prisons. “And that would be understating it.”

Epstein, 66, probably has been assigned to a room no larger than 100 square feet equipped with only a bed, a toilet with an attached sink and a wedge of a desk, Sample said. For reference, Epstein’s Manhattan home is 50 feet wide and, according to the government’s detention memo, is worth more than $77 million.

If in fact he is still in 10 South -- the special unit where alleged terrorists and other high-profile inmates are held, sometimes for their own protection -- he is spending 23 hours a day confined to his cell and allowed out for one hour to exercise alone, said Sam Schmidt, a criminal defense lawyer in New York who’s represented al-Qaeda operatives who’ve been held there.

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El Chapo is said to have fallen in love with Emma Coronel when he saw her at a beauty pageant in the Mexican state of Durango in 2007. She was competing in the local Coffee and Guava Festival in 2007, when she was just 17 and El Chapo exerted his influence to ensure the girl won.

While it's believed El Chapo personally attained a fortune of billion, Raul Cervantes told Mexican channel Televisa that U.S. officials can't Often times dealers wind up in jail on charges of money laundering or tax fraud. Cervantes was making his appearance on television to praise the arrest of El

Indoor Cage

That one hour of daily recreation is in an indoor cage, and the privilege can be denied. Cell windows are frosted -- the only fresh air comes in through a window in the cage -- and inmates are strip-searched every time they go to court.

The brown Brutalist building is adjacent to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in a cluster of buildings that includes New York Police Department headquarters, two federal courthouses and the Church of St. Andrew, which dates to the days when the area was known as the Five Points, the slum depicted in the movie “Gangs of New York.”

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman in 2014.

At dusk and into the night, rats scurry in the alley between the church and the jail, darting under doorways and into sewer drains. According to inmates, rodents are inside, too.

While the jail has a reputation for being secure, it has been plagued by allegations of corruption: Two guards pleaded guilty in the past year to accepting bribes to smuggle in cell phones and alcohol.

During the trial of a Turkish banker in 2017 on charges of aiding Iranian sanctions evasion, the government’s star witness, Reza Zarrab, admitted he received contraband and testified that he was threatened with a knife by a fellow inmate who wanted to kill him for cooperating with the U.S. In 2016, a guard was sentenced to seven years in prison after pleading guilty to raping a female inmate in a hallway while she was mopping the floor.

Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein arrested for sex trafficking, sources say

Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein arrested for sex trafficking, sources say Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein arrested, in federal custody

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The conditions are a far cry from the last time Epstein was incarcerated. After pleading guilty in Florida to state felony prostitution charges in 2008, he was sentenced to serve 18 months in the Palm Beach County jail. During that time, he was permitted to hire his own security detail and even then didn’t spend much time locked up: According to the Miami Herald, he was allowed to work at his West Palm Beach office for as many as 12 hours a day for up to six days a week.

To contact the reporters on this story: Patricia Hurtado in Federal Court in Manhattan at [email protected];Chris Dolmetsch in Federal Court in Manhattan at [email protected];Christian Berthelsen in New York at [email protected]

To contact the editors responsible for this story: Heather Smith at [email protected], Anne Reifenberg, Melinda Grenier

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