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US NewsBill Clinton issues statement on Epstein charges

07:30  09 july  2019
07:30  09 july  2019 Source:   thehill.com

Jeffrey Epstein, billionaire long accused of molesting minors, arrested in N.Y.

Jeffrey Epstein, billionaire long accused of molesting minors, arrested in N.Y. The financier and registered sex offender had avoided federal criminal charges in 2007 and 2008 in a widely criticized plea deal after he was accused of paying dozens of underage girls for sexual massages in Florida.

President Bill Clinton has released a statement on his ties to pedophile Jeffrey Epstein , claiming “President Clinton knows nothing about the terrible crimes Jeffrey Epstein pleaded guilty to in Florida some years ago, or those with which he has been recently charged in New York,” the statement reads.

Bill Clinton is said to have taken at least eleven flights on Jeffrey Epstein ’s private jet between 2001 and 2003, but now does not “personally associate” with Epstein according to Radar Online. But both Clintons are still friendly with Epstein ’s ex Ghislaine Maxwell, daughter of British publisher Robert

Bill Clinton issues statement on Epstein charges © Thomson Reuters Former U.S. President Bill Clinton speaks during the Presidential Leadership Scholars graduation event at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, Texas, U.S., June 27, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Flores

Former president Clinton on Monday issued a statement on new sex trafficking charges against billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein, saying he knew nothing about the "terrible crimes" Epstein is accused of.

"President Clinton knows nothing about the terrible crimes Jeffrey Epstein pleaded guilty to in Florida some years ago, or those with which he has been recently charged in New York," the statement from a Clinton spokesperson reads.

U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein charged with sex trafficking

U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein charged with sex trafficking Federal prosecutors in New York on Monday charged American financier Jeffrey Epstein with sex trafficking of underage girls, more than a decade after he avoided similar charges in Florida in a plea deal. By 2007, Epstein had been facing a potential federal indictment for sexually abusing dozens of girls between 1999 and 2007, directing others to abuse them and paying employees to bring victims to him, according to court filings. However, Epstein struck a deal in which he pleaded guilty to a lesser Florida state felony prostitution charge.

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"In 2002 and 2003, President Clinton took a total of four trips on Jeffrey Epstein's airplane: one to Europe, one to Asia, and two to Africa, which included stops in connection with the work of the Clinton Foundation," the statement adds.

Epstein has previously been tied to Clinton and President Trump. Flight logs from Epstein's private jet published by Gawker in 2015 put Clinton on the plane more than a dozen times.

Gallery: How Jeffrey Epstein, the mysterious hedge-fund manager arrested on sex-trafficking charges, made his fortune (Business Insider)

Bedraggled Jeffrey Epstein Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Charges and Stays in Jail—for Now

Bedraggled Jeffrey Epstein Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Charges and Stays in Jail—for Now He has two private jets, a Manhattan mansion, a pad in Paris, a sprawling estate in Palm Beach, and an entire island in the Caribbean—not to mention some very famous friends. 

He once counted Donald Trump, Bill Clinton and Prince Andrew among his friends, but now disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein has been arrested on new sex trafficking charges . The convicted sex-offender is accused of paying underage girls for massages and molesting them at his homes in Florida and

A newly unsealed indictment charges that billionaire Jeffrey Epstein sexually abused dozens of Epstein , whose political connections include President Donald Trump and former President Bill Documents accessed by Fox News have shown Clinton flew at least 26 times on a plane of Epstein ’s

Bill Clinton issues statement on Epstein charges

Epstein was arrested over the weekend on new sex trafficking charges and has pleaded not guilty. U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman said nude photos of apparently underage girls were recovered from the financier's Manhattan mansion.

"We are asking anyone who may have been victimized by Jeffrey Epstein, or anyone who may have information about his alleged criminal behavior, to please call us," FBI Assistant Director William Sweeney said in a statement Monday.

Bill Clinton issues statement on Epstein charges © Getty Images Bill Clinton issues statement on Epstein charges

The new charges have also led to increased scrutiny of Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, who as U.S. attorney approved Epstein's 2008 plea deal on charges of soliciting underage girls that allowed him to serve just over a year and spend 16 hours a day outside prison.

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