Who is the real Ghislaine Maxwell: Epstein enabler or pawn?

  • In this 2000 file photo, British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, driven by Britain's Prince Andrew, leaves a wedding at the Parish Church of St. Michael in Compton Chamberlayne near Salisbury, England. (Chris Ison/PA via AP, File)

NEW YORK — Ghislaine Maxwell spent the first half of her life with her father, a rags-to-riches billionaire who looted his companies’ pension funds before dying a mysterious death. She spent the second with another tycoon, Jeffrey Epstein, who killed himself while charged with sexually abusing teenage girls.