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Jeffrey Epstein case: Ghislaine Maxwell faces 35 years in prison

Dozens of alleged victims say Maxwell played a central role in recruiting and trafficking minors.

The former partner of convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein is facing up to 35 years in prison, for her alleged part in abusing young girls.

Ghislaine Maxwell is accused of playing a critical role in recruiting girls as young as 14-years-old for Epstein’s sex trafficking ring.

Al Jazeera’s Gabriel Elizondo reports about her arrest.