Keith Raniere, the cult leader of NXIVM, was found guilty of sex trafficking and sentenced to life in prison. Starting in May, the jury listened to testimony, including statements from those enslaved for sex by the group. These women testified they were tricked into joining after being told it was a women’s empowerment group. The reality, however, was they were branded with Raniere’s initials, forced to take explicit images, and groomed for sex with the cult leader. Click here to read more about this trial!
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