Human Trafficking
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Epstein guards falsified records on the night of his death

by Harvest Prude
Posted 8/14/19, 11:49 am

Two guards on duty the night billionaire Jeffrey Epstein died in jail are under suspicion of falling asleep, failing to check on the inmate for about three hours, and falsifying the records afterward. Epstein is believed to have committed suicide early Saturday at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in New York, where he awaited trial for sex trafficking of underage girls.

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Epstein’s death sparks inquiry, suspicion

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 8/12/19, 10:38 am

U.S. Attorney General William Barr, the French government, and Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers want answers as to how the billionaire was able to kill himself in jail. Medical officials performed an autopsy Sunday but have not released their findings.

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Woman sentenced to life as a teen goes free

by Hannah Harris
Posted 8/07/19, 12:07 pm

As a 16-year-old trafficked runaway, Cyntoia Brown received a life-sentence for killing a 43-year-old man who had picked her up for sex in 2006. On Wednesday, she walked out of prison at age 31 after receiving clemency from Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam in January. She will remain on parole for 10 years.

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