Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking arrest

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Re: Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking arrest

Post by Superbone » Fri Mar 12, 2021 5:23 pm

Yeah, saw that last one on the news. Sickening.
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Re: Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking arrest

Post by In2ition » Thu Mar 18, 2021 1:58 pm

Dang, Derrick Rose is doing the news too? J/k, this doesn't look so good, and was a former CEO of Cream City Foundation, which runs the Milwaukee Drag Queen Story Hour for local children.

Milwaukee County Circuit Court judge charged with possession of child porn
Brett Blomme elected in April 2020
https://www.wisn.com/article/milwaukee- ... y/35855215

MADISON, Wis. —
A Milwaukee County Circuit Court judge has been charged with seven counts of possession of child pornography.

The Department of Justice arrested Brett Blomme, 38, following an investigation into multiple uploads of child pornography through a Kik messaging application account in October and November 2020.

Based upon records linking those uploads to the defendant, investigators obtained search warrants for the defendant, his chambers, his vehicle and his residences in Milwaukee and Dane counties.

Neighbors told WISN 12's Derrick Rose multiple investigators were on their street early Tuesday morning searching the judge's Milwaukee home.

A criminal complaint details six videos and one photo depicting child pornography.

Before serving on the court, Blomme, was the president and CEO of Cream City Foundation in Milwaukee.

He won election in April 2020 and took the bench Aug. 1, 2020.

Blomme's term is scheduled to end July 31, 2026.

"The allegations are alarming," Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said. "Before he was elected to the bench, the judge served as chair of the Board of Zoning Appeals, an appointed board in City Government. The reports of the arrest came as a complete surprise."

Blomme was held in the Dane County Jail and made an initial court appearance Wednesday afternoon.

A court commissioner set a $500 signature bail.

He was released from jail shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Blomme has not yet entered a plea in the case.

If convicted, he faces up to 25 years in prison on each count.

He will be back in court April 19.

No other details have been released.

Milwaukee County's chief judge said Blomme's court schedule would be covered by another judge starting Wednesday.

His duties were suspended Wednesday by the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
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Re: Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking arrest

Post by In2ition » Thu Mar 18, 2021 2:40 pm

I'm trying to figure out who the judge is trying to protect here, Maxwell, the public, or the implicated?

Judge Rules Some Ghislaine Maxwell Details Are Too ‘Sensational and Impure’ to Be Revealed to the Public
JERRY LAMBEMar 18th, 2021, 2:13 pm
https://lawandcrime.com/high-profile/ju ... he-public/

A federal judge in Manhattan on Thursday ruled on a series of redactions proposed by Ghislaine Maxwell and prosecutors regarding a compilation of transcripts submitted under seal by the government last month.

After reviewing arguments from both sides, U.S. District Judge Alison J. Nathan allowed most of the government’s redactions to remain in place over Maxwell’s objections while also adding several additional redactions at her request.

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Re: Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking arrest

Post by In2ition » Sun Mar 28, 2021 8:44 pm

That's sickening. It doesn't feel like life in prison is justice enough for these predators, imo.
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Re: Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking arrest

Post by In2ition » Mon Mar 29, 2021 1:45 pm

Ghislaine Maxwell faces new charges as US prosecutors expand criminal case
New indictment adds charges of sex trafficking conspiracy and sex trafficking of a minor

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/202 ... ey-epstein

US prosecutors have expanded their criminal case against British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, unveiling a new indictment adding charges of sex trafficking conspiracy and sex trafficking of a minor.

Maxwell, the longtime associate of late financier Jeffrey Epstein, now faces an eight-count indictment that also accuses her of enabling his sexual misconduct, as well as perjury.

Lawyers for Maxwell did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

The original indictment, to which Maxwell had pleaded not guilty, accused her of helping Epstein recruit and groom three teenage girls for sex between 1994 and 1997.

Monday’s amended indictment adds a fourth victim, saying that between 2001 and 2004 Maxwell and Epstein recruited an underage girl to engage in sex acts with Epstein at his home in Palm Beach, Florida.

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Re: Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking arrest

Post by Mori Chu » Tue Mar 30, 2021 4:18 pm

Now Matt Gaetz may be in big trouble.

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/30/us/p ... ation.html

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Re: Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking arrest

Post by In2ition » Tue Mar 30, 2021 9:28 pm

That would be big trouble if true. Did you read the article? I've read much better from the NYT. This one wasn't great, imo.
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Re: Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking arrest

Post by Mori Chu » Tue Mar 30, 2021 10:19 pm

Several other sources have confirmed the investigation, including WaPo and others. No reason for FUD on this.

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Re: Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking arrest

Post by Superbone » Tue Mar 30, 2021 10:38 pm

Gaetz has been nothing but a class act since I first became aware of him in Congress.
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