Jeff Bezos’ girlfriend has privately admitted that she distributed some images and texts from the Amazon founder with some feminine associates, including to the thriller of who leaked salacious materials to the Nationwide Enquirer, following a supply near the couple. As well as, the girlfriend, television persona Lauren Sanchez, additionally had the contents of her laptop downloaded onto her assistant’s computer for safekeeping, following the supply. What’s extra, investigators for Bezos are conscious that Sanchez shared the photographs and texts as a result of, together with her cooperation, they have been in a position to hint the fabric within the cloud, the place most pc and cellphone messages and pictures are saved.
It couldn’t be decided whether or not any of the fabric that Sanchez shared with buddies was sexually specific. However, it casts the probe in a brand new mild at a time when Bezos, who owns The Washington Post, is accusing the Enquirer’s mum or dad firm of attempting to blackmail him over nonetheless-unpublished nude photographs and intimate texts. The agency, American Media Inc., owned by President Trump’s good friend David Pecker, has insisted that it obtained the Bezos texts and footage lawfully.
In an interview on ABC’s “This Week,” Pecker’s lawyer, Elkan Abramowitz, whereas saying there was “completely,” no extortion described the leaker as a person, “any person near each Bezos and Miss Sanchez,” who has offered data to the Enquirer for seven years. Abramowitz refused to say whether or not he was speaking about Michael Sanchez, Lauren’s brother, who has drawn scrutiny within the case. The Daily Beast quoted “some sources inside AMI” as saying that Michael Sanchez offered the Bezos texts to the Enquirer.