A picture of paedophile Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell relaxing at what appears to be the Queen’s Balmoral residence has been shown to a US court.
The undated picture is thought to have been taken in 1999, when Prince Andrew apparently welcomed the couple to remain at the Scottish home.Ms Maxwell, 59, is presently being investigated for supposedly preparing adolescent young ladies for maltreatment by the late Epstein somewhere in the range of 1994 and 2004.She has denied every one of the charges.Safeguard legal counselors for Ms Maxwell have said she is being utilized as a substitute for her previous sweetheart and business partner’s wrongdoings. Epstein was blamed for running a “tremendous organization” of underage young ladies for sex, yet kicked the bucket in a New York prison cell before he could confront preliminary.The picture displayed to the jury is one of a number selected by investigators looking to set up that Ms Maxwell and Epstein had a cozy relationship and were “sidekicks”.The photograph was found in Epstein’s Manhattan chateau, and seems to have been taken at Balmoral. The Queen and her family have been imagined sitting by what appears to be a similar log lodge throughout the long term.The couple were known to be companions with Prince Andrew, Queen Elizabeth’s third youngster, and it had recently been accounted for that he had welcomed them to Balmoral. At that point, Prince Andrew declined to remark.The preliminary has as of now heard how the sovereign had gone on Epstein’s personal luxury plane various occasions. Ruler Andrew has not been blamed for any bad behavior for the situation.Among different pictures displayed to the court this week were a few of Maxwell and Epstein together, now and again embracing or getting physically involved with one another.Of specific note are an outlined photograph sitting on a table that shows the couple kissing, and a sketch of Ms Maxwell mounted on a washroom divider.There were additionally pictures of two of Ms Maxwell’s informers in different conditions of strip down.Ms Maxwell – who has British, American and French citizenship – faces as long as 80 years in jail assuming sentenced on counts for sex dealing and prevarication.