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he's known for socializing with politicians and royalty but on Monday billionaire financier Jeffrey apps dean will appear in a Manhattan federal courts after being arrested over the weekend on suspicion of sex trafficking of underage girls a source told Reuters obscene will face charges similar to those he avoided in a plea deal over a decade ago back in two thousand seven abstain pleaded guilty to a reduced Florida state felony prostitution charge and registered as a sex offender among the prosecutors who brokered that deal was Alex Acosta who now serves as president trump's secretary of labor earlier this year a US district judge in Florida ruled that those prosecutors violated the federal crime victims rights act by not letting more than thirty accusers about scenes no of the deal so that they could have a chance to oppose it , urban of justice is investigating whether those attorneys committed professional misconduct in the case the DOJ has declined to comment on the status of that probe the charges that scene now faces were brought on by new victims and witnesses who spoke to authorities in New York over the past several months according to the Miami Herald a lawyer for abstain told Reuters his client plans to plead not guilty to all of the new charges