LIVE: Ghislaine Maxwell trial begins with opening statements in New York.

LIVE: THE long-awaited trial of socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, accused of a string of sex crimes, will begin today as opening statements will be made outside of court in New York City.

The British socialite has been charged by U.S. prosecutors with helping recruit and groom underage girls for her longtime associate, Jeffrey Epstein, to abuse. The trial is expected to last at least six weeks ad is already being called by 'the trial of the century' by commentators.

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