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V.I. Dept. of Justice Announces $105 Million Settlement With Epstein Estate - The Largest in USVI History

Staff Consortium | November 30, 2022

V.I. Attorney General Denise George announced Wednesday that the V.I. Dept. of Justice has settled with the Jeffrey Epstein Estate for $105 million — an amount D.O.J. said is the largest monetary settlement in the history of the Virgin Islands. The settlement also includes co-defendants Darren K. Indyke and Richard D. Kahn and ten Epstein-created entities. The settlement sees the V.I. government receiving $105 million in cash along with half of the proceeds from the sale of Little St. James, the island on which Epstein resided and on which many of his crimes occurred, the V.I. D.O.J. said. The total cash value of the settlement will increase once the island is sold, the release further stated. The Estate also agreed to pay $450,000 to remediate environmental damage around Great St. James, another Epstein-owned island, where the government…

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