Oct. 2007: Federal Prosecutor Miami office, Alexander Acosta (now Dept. of Labor Sec.), meets DC Atty Jay Lefkowitz (atty 4 Epstein) in West Palm Beach, FL. Both lawyers had previously worked in DC law firm Kirkland & Ellis.
He recv’d “Non-Prosecution Agreement”, pled guilty to 2 prostitution charges in state court”
“Acosta & lead federal prosecutor, A. Marie Villafana, acquiesced to Epstein’s legal team’s demands..focused on keeping information from victims & media”
“Epstein used minor girls to recruit other minor girls” “Sexual Pyramid Scheme”
“Federal Prosecutors, including Acosta, not only broke the law, the women contend in court documents, but they conspired w/Epstein & his lawyer’s
“Close look at evidence in court records...reveals unusual level of collaboration between federal prosecutors and Epstein’s legal team”
“2011: Acosta explained he was unduly pressured by Epstein’s lawyers:
“As part of plea deal, Epstein provided what the government called ‘valuable considerations’ for unspecified information he supplied to federal investigators”