Following a bombshell interview wherein Virginia Roberts Giuffre claimed she was trafficked by Jeffrey Epstein and compelled to have intercourse with Prince Andrew, an investigative reporter is asking why former President Bill Clinton shouldn’t be being mentioned.
On “The Story,” New York Put up author Maureen Callahan claimed it’s odd that Andrew is most notable particular person to turn out to be embroiled within the alleged scandal up to now.
“It appears very curious that up to now the highest-profile man to be probably taken down by this — as a result of we do not know what is going on to occur but — although this doesn’t look good for Andrew … is, in essence, a dim, ineffective member of an growing older monarchy,” Callahan advised host Martha MacCallum.
Andrew, the Duke of York and youthful brother of inheritor obvious Prince Charles, has vehemently denied Giuffre’s allegations.
“We all know, for instance, that Invoice Clinton was on planes owned by Jeffrey Epstein, was on Jeffrey Epstein’s non-public island a number of instances,” Callahan added. “I can’t consider we’re not speaking about him.”
Final month, a girl with accusations in opposition to the convicted pedophile described a disturbing encounter with him aboard his jet.
The accuser was 15 when Epstein preyed upon her, in response to lawyer Gloria Allred.
Jane Doe 15 mentioned she took Clinton’s seat on Epstein’s non-public airplane — referred to as the “Lolita Specific,” — described weird bed room flooring fabricated from mattress foam and mentioned she was inspired to cry after intercourse with Epstein.
“After I selected a seat on the jet, Jeffrey advised me that’s the place his good good friend Invoice Clinton at all times selected to take a seat,” she mentioned.
Epstein had owned an island close to St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands known as Little St. James.
Clinton, in the meantime, mentioned by means of a spokesman earlier this yr that he “is aware of nothing” about Epstein’s “horrible crimes,” insisting that he took “a complete of 4 journeys on Jeffrey Epstein’s airplane” in 2002 and 2003 – whereas his Secret Service element traveled with him always – and that he had solely temporary conferences with Epstein.
“[Clinton] had one assembly with Epstein in his Harlem workplace in 2002, and across the identical time made one temporary go to to Epstein’s New York residence with a employees member and his safety element,” the previous president’s press secretary, Angel Ureña, tweeted in July.
“He isn’t spoken to Epstein in nicely over a decade and has by no means been to Little St. James Island, Epstein’s ranch in New Mexico or his residence in Florida,” the assertion continued.
Epstein was discovered lifeless this previous August in his Manhattan jail cell whereas awaiting trial on federal sex-trafficking expenses.
Within the Put up on Tuesday, Callahan known as on Scotland Yard to open an investigation into Andrew.
Fox Information’ Brian Flood and Stephanie Nolasco contributed to this report.