A lady who claims she endured lasting hurt from sexual abuse by Jeffrey Epstein when she was 17 several years outdated has sued his estate, signing up for the expanding listing of girls who have sued the late disgraced financier.
Teala Davies submitted her lawsuit in Manhattan federal court on Thursday and appeared at a news conference with lawyer Gloria Allred.
She claims she however hurts from abuse endured over two several years at Epstein’s residences in New York, Paris, Florida, New Mexico and the US Virgin Islands. In the news conference she identified as herself “the fantastic victim”.
The lawsuit seeks unspecified damages. Davies gets just one of about a dozen girls suing the late financier’s estate for alleged sexual abuses.
Epstein killed himself in August while awaiting trial on intercourse trafficking expenses. A message was remaining seeking comment from a attorney for his estate.
Previously this 7 days, yet another lady who identifies herself as “Jane Doe 15”, claimed Epstein committed a “vicious, prolonged sexual assault” in opposition to her when she was 15, and identified as on Prince Andrew to occur ahead with info about the convicted intercourse offender.
The lady appealed to the Duke of York at a push conference on Monday, wherever she and Allred declared her lawsuit in opposition to Epstein’s estate.
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