Ghislaine Maxwell will be sentenced at the end of June, after being convicted of recruiting teenage girls for Jeffrey Epstein to abuse.
US district judge Alison Nathan announced 28 June as the date of sentencing, even as she waits to resolve claims from‘s defence team that .
It comes after a juror – who has never been fully publicly identified – admitted he told other jurors he was sexually abused as a child and used his experiences to persuade others to convict Maxwell.
Her lawyers claim these revelations warrant a new trial.
Maxwell, 60, was, in which prosecutors maintained she recruited and groomed teenage girls for disgraced billionaire Epstein to abuse between 1994 and 2004.
She once had a romantic relationship with the paedophile – whoawaiting trial for sex trafficking – and later became his employee.
Maxwell’s defence argue she was made a scapegoat following his death.
It comes as the woman who accused Prince Andrew of sexual assault has saidand thanked the judge who .
Virginia Giuffre alleges she was trafficked by Epstein and Maxwell to have sex with Andrew when she was 17.
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The Duke of York – who– will face a civil sex case trial later this year.
However, he will do as a “private citizen” after he was formally stripped of his royal and military titles by the Queen.