Jeffrey Epstein list: 2nd batch of documents unsealed in Ghislaine Maxwell lawsuit

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A federal judge in New York overseeing a lawsuit between Jeffrey Epstein accuser Virginia Giuffre and his convicted accomplice Ghislaine Maxwell ordered the unsealing of dozens of names connected to the disgraced financier.

A second batch of files has been made public after Giuffre's lawyers uploaded 40 previously redacted documents Wednesday evening. U. S. District Judge Loretta Preska ordered their release in December but gave the Jane and John Does two weeks in case they wanted to appeal.

Documents unsealed Friday included more mentions of former President Bill Clinton, who is not accused of wrongdoing, British Prince Andrew, who was accused of wrongdoing, a lengthy collection of emails to and from Giuffre, and more.

In response to a motion to quash a subpoena from a reporter named Sharon Churcher, Maxwell's lawyers accused the journalist of helping Giuffre "concoct" allegations against Prince Andrew and the attorney Alan Dershowitz and acted as a "friend."

Separately, in an email exchange between Churcher and Giuffre, the Epstein accuser wrote that she was afraid to discuss her case with Vanity Fair because she'd heard that "B. Clinton walked into VF and threatened them not to write sex-trafficing (sic) articles about his good friend J.E."

A spokesperson for Clinton did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the latest allegation but said Wednesday that Clinton and Epstein "did not have a close personal relationship."

"l wouldn't want to give tbc (sic) public a bad image or anything like that," Giuffre wrote before thanking Churcher for helping her "deal with the "viciousness of todays world!!"

Churcher was the sole source of regarding the original Epstein story from Giuffre, according to one of the filings. She could not immediately be reached for comment.

"She was actively and personally involved in changing those stories over time and in the creation and addition of new salacious details about public figures, including the fabrication of Alan Dershowitz’s alleged sexual relations with Plaintiff," the document said.... (Read more)