Yahoo Entertainment received a copy of the civil forfeiture action filed on Wednesday in Brooklyn Federal Court by the U. In one instance, she claims she was tied to a table while someone performed sexual acts on her. Jane Doe 1 is described as an actress in her early 30s who began taking Nxivm classes in
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A year-old married British woman claims she was blackmailed into sending nude photos to 'seduce' a year-old male cult leader. Giving her name as Sylvie at a federal court in Manhattan, the victim said her first task was to send the revealing images to the group's leader, Keith Raniere, or her 'master', Monica Duran, would tell her parents she was a prostitute. The revelation comes on the first day of NXIVM leader Raniere's trial, who has pleaded not guilty to sex-trafficking and claims all encounters were consensual.
Actress Allison Mack is expected to testify later in the trial. In the early, frigid months ofNicole was struggling. An aspiring actress with pin-straight dark hair and small, delicate features, Nicole had lived for years in Los Angeles, where she had had some minor success booking commercial work; she had just moved to New York City to build her stage career.
Mack's plea was entered shortly before jury selection was scheduled to begin. Instead, prosecutors said Nicole would later be strapped to a table, while a fellow DOS slave named Camila forcibly performed oral sex on her. Nicole sobbed on the stand, head in her hands, as she explained how Mack coached her through turning over collateral in order to join the alleged empowerment group, and instructed her to write false letters about her family.
Aravindan Balakrishnan, 75, and his wife Chandra were arrested after their three alleged captives were freed in a police operation in As his trial began earlier this month, the court heard he had terrorised women in the commune over decades. Yesterday Southwark crown court heard he had forced one woman to give him oral sex and commit humiliating acts on him while she was living there, The Guardian reports.
Nxivm founder Keith Raniere also allegedly forced the teenage girl to sexually assault a blindfolded woman, a court heard in Brooklyn, New York City. A suspected cult leader raped a year-old girl he had made his sex slave, a court has heard. Keith Raniere, founder of firm Nxivm, allegedly convinced the teenager and her three sisters to travel from their native Mexico to a plush New York City.
In this courtroom drawing, defendant Keith Raniere, center, is seated between his attorneys Paul DerOhannesian, left, and Marc Agnifilo during the first day of his sex trafficking trial on Tuesday. Raniere, the former leader of the self help group called NXIVM, has pleaded not guilty to the charges that he turned his followers into sex slaves. The year-old defendant has denied charges that he used the group to control and exploit women, insisting his sexual encounters with followers were consensual. In two days of testimony, the first witness described herself as a lost soul from England who was introduced to NXIVM at age 18 by Bronfman, a fellow equestrian and deep-pocket benefactor of Rainere and his group.
She described the messages as obligatory. Raniere, 58, has pleaded not guilty to sex trafficking and other charges. He claims his encounters with the alleged victims were consensual.
A case which on the surface contained the compelling components of wellness, self-improvement, celebrity and wealth was quickly reduced to accusations of base criminality. The lone defendant, 58, has pleaded not guilty to seven counts of sex trafficking, possessing child abuse images and other crimes. She described how she bonded with the Nxivm member Clare Bronfmanthe Seagram liquor heiress, over a shared interest in competitive showjumping.