View Single Post
Old 8th July 2019, 12:44 PM   #56
Ziggurat
Penultimate Amazing
 
Ziggurat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 49,784
Originally Posted by JoeMorgue View Post
And it looks like the answer to "What changed, why is he being arrested now" has to do with investigations into Alexander Acosta and a recent Florida ruling that the Department of Justice broke the law by not confirming with Epstein's victims about the deal he got back in 2006.

So maybe the plea deal did get thrown out.
It may not ultimately matter. The kiddie porn they found is a brand new charge, he could easily get sentenced to the rest of his life in prison on that alone.
__________________
"As long as it is admitted that the law may be diverted from its true purpose -- that it may violate property instead of protecting it -- then everyone will want to participate in making the law, either to protect himself against plunder or to use it for plunder. Political questions will always be prejudicial, dominant, and all-absorbing. There will be fighting at the door of the Legislative Palace, and the struggle within will be no less furious." - Bastiat, The Law
Ziggurat is offline   Quote this post in a PM   Nominate this post for this month's language award Copy a direct link to this post Reply With Quote Back to Top