Judge sets tentative date for Jeffrey Epstein's trial
August 1, 2019
NEW YORK (AP) — A subdued Jeffrey Epstein listened passively in court Wednesday as a judge said he won't face trial on sex trafficking charges before June 2020, and more likely a few months afterward.
There was no mention at the Manhattan federal court appearance or any visible sign of injuries after the 66-year-old financier was found on the floor of his cell last week with neck bruises.
Epstein's lawyer, Martin Weinberg, refused to say what might have left his client with the bruises after the court hearing.
Assistant U.S. Attorney Alison Moe urged a June trial date for the man accused...