Keith Raniere (born August 26, 1960) is the founder of NXIVM. In March 2018, Raniere was arrested and indicted on a variety of charges related to DOS (a "secret sisterhood" within NXIVM), including sex trafficking, sex trafficking conspiracy, and conspiracy to commit forced labor. He was found guilty of all charges at trial.
Keith Allen Raniere (born August 26, 1960) is an American felon, convicted sex trafficker and the founder of NXIVM, a multi-level marketing company and cult based near Albany, New York. Between 1998 and 2018, NXIVM developed a following primarily through its personal development seminars, recruiting
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- He founded NXIVM. Keith “created a secret society of women with whom he had sex and had branded with his initials, coercing them with the threat of releasing their highly personal information and taking their assets,” United States Attorney Richard Donoghue alleged in a statement in Mar.
- He was arrested, charged and found guilty. Keith was arrested in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico in Mar. 2018 for charges including conspiracy to commit forced labor and conspiracy for sex trafficking.
- His prison sentencing was delayed. Keith — known as “Vanguard” in NXIVM — was most recently scheduled to be sentenced on Jan. 17, 2020, and faced up to a maximum time of life in prison, with a minimum sentence of 15 years.
- NXIVM’s meaning is still a mystery. It’s unclear why the cult is actually called “NXIVM” or if it’s supposed to be an acronym. The multi-level marketing company (and alleged cult) has never explained what the name means, but has revealed that it’s pronounced “nexium” — like the acid reflux medication.
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Oct 28, 2020 · NXIVM founder Keith Raniere sentenced to 120 years in prison. Keith Raniere, the disgraced leader of a self-improvement group in upstate New York, has been sentenced to 120 years in prison ...
Oct 28, 2020 · By Sonia Moghe, CNN. (CNN) -- Keith Raniere, founder of the company Nxivm, has been sentenced to 120 years in prison. US District Judge Nicholas Garaufis read the sentence in Brooklyn federal ...
Oct 28, 2020 · NXIVM founder Keith Raniere’s former ‘slaves’ attend his sentencing. By 1 Oct 28, 2020. Views: Visits 87. Fifteen of Keith Raniere’s former ‘slaves’ confronted him in court on Tuesday ...
Nancy L. Salzman is an American felon and the co-founder of NXIVM, a multi-level marketing company and cult based near Albany, New York. A former nurse, Salzman worked with Keith Raniere in the development of the organization beginning in the 1990s.
Oct 27, 2020 · It's a 9-part true-crime deep dive on the origin and downfall of NXIVM, the cult founded by Keith Raniere, who served as the group’s spiritual guru and leader. Raniere, who was known as ...