Henry Jarecki

The Wall Street Journal
Epstein Accuser Files Lawsuit Alleging Famed Psychiatrist Henry Jarecki Facilitated Sexual Abuse
By Khadeeja Safdar
Updated June 3, 2024

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Henry Jarecki has won awards practicing psychiatry, made a fortune trading metals, produced Hollywood movies, dabbled in real estate and co-founded Moviefone. The 91-year-old has also now been accused of participating in Jeffrey Epstein’s sex-trafficking operation.

An unnamed woman filed a lawsuit in Manhattan federal court on Monday against Jarecki accusing him of raping her repeatedly from 2011 to 2014. She alleges that Epstein introduced her to Jarecki for mental-health treatment and instead of helping her, Jarecki sexually abused her.

The lawsuit alleges that Epstein sent many of his victims to Jarecki to treat depression and that the psychiatrist shielded Epstein from law enforcement, prescribed the women medication and discussed their confidential medical information with Epstein.

It also alleges that Jarecki used his friendship with Epstein to obtain young females from him and sexually abused them himself…