On August 1992 Epstein extended the lease term for an additional 5 years through 1997.
In 1989 Leslie Wexner purchased 9 East 71st Street where Epstein would move into in 1996. Wexner in 1997 purchases
The lawsuit states
"Epstein and his family continued to reside at the Premises until January of 1996, at which time Epstein abandoned."
Who were the members of Epstein's "family"? Was it Ghislane Maxwell? Did Epstein's "family" according to the US government include
In arguing the case against Epstein the United States attempted to state that the arrangement with Epstein fell under "Federal Law" and not under traditional New York State "Landlord/Tenant" Law.
Ultimately it was decided under New York State Landlord/Tenant law and Epstein along with Fisher was evicted.