Think back to June, which was only 16 days ago! (I KNOW.) Back then, unless you kept a close eye on New York social news, you probably hadn't ever heard the name Ghislaine Maxwell. Jeffrey Epstein described Maxwell as his "best friend" in 2003, and according to recent civil suits, the socialite allegedly helped the disgraced financier procure partners for sexual activity. (She has not been criminally charged.) So, who is this woman, and why has she settled at least two suits from Epstein's accusers?
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