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Ghislaine Maxwell Faces High Legal Bar in Bid to Overturn Sex Abuse Conviction, Experts Say

Publisher: Reuters
December 30, 2021

White Collar Partner Sarah Krissoff was quoted in the Reuters article, "Ghislaine Maxwell Faces High Legal Bar in Bid to Overturn Sex Abuse Conviction, Experts Say."

Krissoff commented, "While the court limited that testimony, and gave the jury an appropriate limited instruction, the defense may continue to argue that Kate's testimony should have been excluded."

"Maxwell will have an uphill battle challenging the conscious avoidance charge, as the government presented a factual basis for such a charge," Krissoff added.

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