Legal News

Zumba Prostitute Gets 10 Months
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

The Zumba instructor Alexis Wright has put Kennebunk on the map. Kennebunk is a seaside town rich in New England heritage and a fun getaway town for tourists and mild-living locals. She made it famous by seeing more than 100 clients as a prostitute in her studio, and has been sentenced to 10 months in jail. Meanwhile, she seems to have taken in the judge with her story that her business partner exploited her. As the trial revealed, she suffered sexual abuse as a child, and witnessed domestic abuse, a background that made her susceptible to being manipulated by Mark Strong.

“Based on what you have to say and what I know about you from your attorney, I know that you will succeed when you’re released and that you will prevail. I wish you success,” said Justice Nancy Mills, according to the Associated Press.

  
What
Where


What she said, specifically, was that she wants to help other women who were similarly “trapped.”

“In my eyes I’m free. I’m free from this. And I have an incredible amount of strength that I knew was in me somewhere. Now that I have the strength I want to encourage others to come forward. I want them to know that there’s at least one person out there who will believe their story, no matter how crazy it seems,” she told the judge.

“It’s my intention to stand up for what is right. When I’m out, I’m going to pursue helping people fight through situations that are similar to mine. I’m optimistic that something good will come out of this.”

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




This self-help rhetoric is her answer to being charged with running a business of prostitution with business partner Strong, and for 18 months videotaping their clients in secret, making $150,000 tax-free, and collecting $40,000 in public assistance.

Strong, 57, for his part, was convicted of 13 counts of promotion of prostitution and was sentenced to only 20 days in jail.





 

Interesting Legal Sites You May Like


BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Senior Level Litigator

USA-CA-Woodland Hills

Woodland Hills office is seeking a litigation attorney with 5-7 years of experience and a background...

Apply Now

Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-CT-Stamford

Stamford office of our client seeks litigation associate attorney with 3+ years of experience. The c...

Apply Now

Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-MO-Saint Louis

Saint Louis office of our client seeks litigation associate attorney with 2-5 years of experience. T...

Apply Now

Insurance Coverage Associate Attorney

USA-DC-Washington

Washington, D.C. office of our client seeks insurance coverage associate attorney with 3-5 years of ...

Apply Now

RELEVANT JOBS

Associate Counsel

USA-CA-Oakland

Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau of California (WCIRB) is seeking an Associate Co...

Apply now

Law Student Intern

USA-TX-Houston

2nd-3rd year law student. Must have interest in real estate law! Position will include the following...

Apply now

Director of Enforcement

USA-PA-Philadelphia

DIRECTOR OF ENFORCEMENT POSITION AVAILABLE The Fair Housing Rights Center in Southeastern Pennsyl...

Apply now

IMMIGRATION PARALEGAL / LEGAL ASSISTANTS

USA-CA-Orange

Looking for Paralegal / Legal Assistants for our busy office in Orange, Ca. Must be bilingual in Eng...

Apply now

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top