Ghislaine Maxwell, the girlfriend of Jeffrey Epstein who was arrested on sex trafficking and perjury charges in July, was indicted on two new charges by a New York court on Monday.
Maxwell, who is being held without bail, had sex trafficking conspiracy and sex trafficking charges added to her existing charges.
She was denied bail on three separate occasions, even after she offered to renounce her British and French citizenships and allow a judge to monitor her assets.
In October 2020, Maxwell was being strip-searched every three hours to keep her from committing suicide.
Prosecutors say Maxwell recruited and groomed underage girls for Epstein in the 1990s and that she lied during a deposition in Epstein’s case before he died in prison.
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