Even as Ghislaine Maxwell documents are unsealed, many of her secrets remain buried
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In July 2016, lawyer David Boies forced Ghislaine Maxwell to sit for a sworn deposition in New York as part of a civil defamation lawsuit that had grown increasingly contentious in the year since it was filed. Maxwell, who was accused of helping financier Jeffrey Epstein sexually exploit and rape countless girls, had managed to evade subpoenas and, in a prior deposition, was so combative that she refused to answer even the simplest of questions. The federal judge overseeing the case ordered her to sit for another round of questions, this time in front of Boies, one of the country’s most formid...