How Three Teen Sisters Were Allegedly Groomed into NXIVM Leader Keith Raniere's 'Sex Cult'
The self-help guru presented himself as a genius tutor and mentor who could help them deal with their parents' separation.
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The NXIVM 'Sex Cult' Story Keeps Getting More Disturbing
Lauren Salzman testified that Keith Raniere envisioned thousands of "slaves" and even one of them running for office.
An Ex-Prosecutor Breaks Down the 'Sex Cult' Trafficking Case Against NXIVM Leader Keith Raniere
The broad strokes of the celebrity trial are not all that different from cases against street-level pimps.
Everything You Need to Know About the NXIVM Sex Trafficking Trial
A lot has happened since alleged cult leader Keith Raniere was first charged with sex trafficking in March 2018.
'Smallville’ Actress Allison Mack Pleads Guilty to Racketeering
“I have come to the conclusion that I must take full responsibility for my conduct and that’s why I am pleading guilty today.”
‘Slave’ to NXIVM ‘Sex Cult’ Leader Pleads Guilty to Racketeering
Lauren Salzman, recruiter for a secret group that allegedly branded women, entered a sealed plea Monday.
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Making Friends Is Tough After You Leave a Cult
How Seven of Nine from ‘Star Trek Voyager’ spoke to my social dilemma.
NXIVM President Nancy Salzman Pleads Guilty to Racketeering Conspiracy
The conviction and new court filings suggest more ex-insiders are cooperating with the feds.
The Controversial Guru Who Wants to 'Upgrade Civilization'
To his devout followers, Bentinho Massaro is an inspiration—but his critics have accused him of “cult-like” practices and peddling fringe conspiracy theories.
How to Get a Friend Out of an MLM
There are definitely some giant mistakes you shouldn't make.
This Aussie Cult Boss Was Allegedly Inspired by Russell Crowe in Gladiator
The leader of a cult in the Adelaide Hills made his followers salute him like Marcus Aurelius, a court has heard.
The Alleged Plot to Put NXIVM’s Critics in Mexican Prison
The FBI is continuing an investigation into a self-help group accused of sex trafficking, racketeering and other crimes.