He faces life in prison.
“Your honor, I was afforded a great gift by my grandfather and father … It does not come with an ability to break the law.”
Prosecutors said she was likely to flee and asked for a sizable bond to ensure her appearance for trial. She faces a maximum sentence of five years.
Among the criminal offenses are identity theft, extortion, forced labor, sex trafficking, money laundering, wire fraud and obstruction of justice.
Each disciple of the “self-help group” NXIVM was believed to be a Nazi in their past life — and high-ranking leader Nancy Salzman was the Hitler.
“Clare Bronfman is a true fanatic, and if there’s a Jim Jones situation, everyone will commit suicide but her,” a former member of the group warned.
Daughters of the late philanthropist Edgar Bronfman helped to fund Vanguard’s activities before his arrest on Monday.
How Sara and Clare Bronfman, daughters of the late Jewish philanthropist, helped bankroll a shadowy self-help sect.
Two daughters of the late philanthropist Edgar Bronfman were named as members of a shadowy cult that branded female members.