But a judge shut down the request.
In an interview with Axios, the president repeated publicly that he does wish the accused sex abuser "well" and empathized with her.
A 2015 email exchange shows Jeffrey Epstein assuring Maxwell that she had done "nothing wrong."
In newly revealed court documents, the British socialite has been accused of not just aiding Jeffrey Epstein’s sexual abuse of underage girls but also committing similar crimes herself.
The British socialite has been accused of not just enabling Jeffrey Epstein's sexual abuse of underage girls but also of committing similar crimes herself.
“What the president was noting is that the last person who was charged in this case ended up dead in a jail cell," the White House press secretary told Fox News' Bret Baier.
The CNN anchor unloaded after the president sent his best to Ghislaine Maxwell, the late pedophile's partner charged in the sex trafficking of young girls.
When asked about Ghislaine Maxwell, President Donald Trump said “I wish her well.” The British socialite is accused of grooming girls as young as 14 for sexual abuse alongside Jeffrey Epstein.
The president was asked about the British socialite during a press conference, saying that he's met her "numerous times over the years" and wishes "her well, frankly."
Jeffrey Epstein's former partner is facing a maximum sentence of 35 years behind bars.