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Ghislaine Maxwell mulled divorce to save spouse's reputation

Ghislaine Maxwell mulled divorce to save spouse's reputation
Ghislaine Maxwell only discussed divorce with her husband because of the “terrible consequences of being associated with her,” her attorney wrote in a new filing Wednesday, asking a judge to approve $28.5 million bail package.

But that’s not because the British socialite is estranged from her hubby, Cohen wrote.from the terrible consequences of being associated with her,” Cohen wrote in a sentence that was partially redacted in public records.had no reason to continue discussing divorce, which neither of them wanted in the first place,” Cohen wrote.“There is nothing unusual, let alone nefarious or even particularly sophisticated about transferring assets into a trust or a spouse,” Cohen wrote.

Prosecutors said her husband, whose name is redacted from public court documents, is not a trustworthy co-signer of her proposed bail package while she awaits trial on charges of grooming Jeffrey Epstein’s sex trafficking victims in the mid-1990s.(Mark Mainz/Getty Images) It was revealed last week that Maxwell told authorities after her arrest that she was in the process of getting a divorce.

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