Maxwell to seek new trial after reports of juror's sex abuse

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Hi hi Mike Mike Rossi Rossi a a reporting reporting Gillian Gillian Maxwell Maxwell will will seek seek a a new new trial trial after after reports reports of of a a juror juror is is experience experience with with sexual sexual abuse abuse attorneys attorneys representing representing British British socialite socialite Gillane Gillane Maxwell Maxwell who who was was convicted convicted last last week week on on sex sex trafficking trafficking charges charges associated associated with with Jeffrey Jeffrey Epstein Epstein plan plan to to ask ask for for a a new new trial trial after after a a juror juror in in the the case case revealed revealed he he was was a a victim victim of of sexual sexual abuse abuse in in interviews interviews published published by by the the independent independent and and the the Daily Daily Mail Mail one one juror juror said said during during deliberations deliberations he he told told fellow fellow jurors jurors he he was was sexually sexually abused abused as as a a child child and and he he convinced convinced other other jurors jurors that that victims victims in in perfect perfect memory memory of of sex sex abuse abuse doesn't doesn't mean mean it it didn't didn't happen happen in in a a letter letter to to U. U. S. S. district district judge judge Alison Alison J. J. Nathan Nathan lawyers lawyers for for Maxwell Maxwell said said based based on on undisputed undisputed publicly publicly available available information information the the court court can can and and should should order order a a new new trial trial without without any any evidentiary evidentiary hearing hearing prosecutors prosecutors in in the the case case sent sent their their own own letter letter saying saying the the reports reports merit merit attention attention by by the the court court the the judge judge late late Wednesday Wednesday said said the the defense defense should should request request a a new new trial trial by by January January nineteenth nineteenth with with prosecutors prosecutors to to reply reply by by February February second second hi hi Mike Mike Rossio Rossio

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