Lawyers for one of Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers sent a letter formally requesting an interview with Prince Andrew, the Duke of York. In legal terms, it’s called a “deposition.”
Attorneys Bradley Edwards and David Boies are willing to meet with the prince and his legal team anywhere they are comfortable with, “in New York, London, or any other place you may designate.” The Duke’s office confirmed receipt of the letter.
Officially, according to CNN, they want to “discuss and ‘explore’ the prince’s relationship with Epstein.” The first thing they plan to ask him about is how someone managed to take a picture of the prince with his arm around their client, when she was a minor. Andrew claims he doesn’t know Ghislaine Maxwell, but she is standing behind him in the photo. “I knew he was a member of the British Royal Family, but I just called him ‘Andy,'” Giuffre said in a 2015 federal court filing.
CNN reports that the letter states, the lawyers are “‘puzzled’ and ‘disappointed’ that the prince did not cooperate with the attorneys’ request for a meeting years ago when a photo surfaced in numerous media reports appearing to show him with his arm around Giuffre and Maxwell in the background.”
Andrew denies everything. “I deplore the exploitation of any human being and would not condone, participate in or encourage any such behavior,” an August 24 statement insists. “I met Epstein in 1999 and saw him infrequently and probably no more than only once or twice a year.”
Andrew admits he stayed overnight at “a number of his residences,” but didn’t do anything wrong. “At no stage during the limited time I spent with him did I see, witness or suspect any behavior of the sort that subsequently led to his arrest and conviction.”
From what has already been confirmed, it would have been hard not to notice all the extremely young girls who constantly surrounded Epstein and catered to his every deviant whim. One of the butler’s jobs was cleaning the sex toys.
Giuffre told reporters she heard the statement and he’s lying. “He knows exactly what he’s done, and I hope he comes clean about it.”
That case, filed in Florida was quietly watered down to a slap on the wrist, in what’s been described as the “plea deal of the century.” The man responsible, U.S. attorney Alexander Acosta, resigned from his appointment as Secretary of Labor when his role was revealed by the press.
The multi-millionaire playboy reportedly entertained high power executives and political figures like Actor Kevin Spacey, MIT scientist Marvin Minsky, former Governor Bill Richardson, and former president Bill Clinton. Those are just a few of the people who are breathing a lot easier now that Epstein is dead.
He regularly plied them with young girls and other illicit party favors at his paradise retreat in the virgin islands. Epstein ferried his high powered friends there on his private jet, the infamous “Lolita express.” Since the new charges were filed against Epstein in New York, speculation has been rampant that a deeper reason for his lavish hospitality was to build blackmail files on each of them. He had a framed oil portrait of Bill Clinton in a dress hanging on the wall of his New York townhouse.
They especially want to talk to him about Ghislaine Maxwell, Epstein’s partner in crime. Maxwell has been described as the main recruiter and trainer for Epstein’s international stable of underage sex-slaves. They’ve been described as “two pedophiles in a pod.” Now that Epstein was conveniently suicided, the spotlight is on Maxwell and her role in supervising the conspiracy.
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