May 3, 2022 · Raniere's lawyer did find purchase with at least one judge over supposedly prejudicial evidence regarding abortions performed on two sisters Raniere got pregnant By Jon Blistein Jon Blistein
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May 28, 2019 · BROOKLYN — A witness in the federal trial of alleged sex cult leader Keith Raniere testified Tuesday that she and her two sisters were all led to terminate pregnancies after having sex with the NXIVM leader. The Mexican-born woman, who has only been referred to by her first name, Daniela, since first taking the stand last Thursday, recalled how she felt in 2006, at age 20 or 21, when she found out she was carrying Raniere’s child.
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Jul 27, 2021 · For about two decades, Lauren Salzman went deeper into the group and her relationship with Raniere, which lasted for 17 years. She testified that she stayed in it because she wanted children...
Oct 17, 2022 · Born in Mexico, Jaspeado, who now goes by Vero, says she had “been a professional actress since I was 22 years old” before she found NXIVM and participated in the Executive Success Program.
Oct 6, 2021 · Kathy Russell, a member of NXIVM, an organization charged with sex trafficking, weeps while reading a statement before Judge Nicholas Garaufis imposes a sentence in her trial in a courtroom sketch ...
Sep 2, 2020 · Daniela testified that both she and two of her sisters all terminated pregnancies after they were impregnated by Raniere, BuzzFeed News reported last year. Daniela said when she got pregnant in 2003, Raniere instructed her on how to terminate the pregnancy.
Jun 30, 2021 · Lauren Salzman, the daughter of top-ranking NXIVM nurse and hypnotist Nancy Salzman, recruited women to the sex-slave ring DOS. She's on house arrest and awaiting sentencing. Lauren Salzman, a co-defendant in the sex trafficking and racketeering Nxivm cult, departs the Brooklyn Federal Courthouse, following a hearing in New York.