The WaPo reports that Epstein was in an upbeat mood. Fox says, although not confirmed, that sources say Epstein was considering cooperation to reduce his sentence.
UPDATE 1: This appears to be a very well informed article about conditions and procedures at the MCC, and specifically within the Special Housing Unit (SHU) where Epstein was being held:
I think at the end of the day we will all learn that alleged child rapist Jeffrey Epstein was able to kill himself because of gross incompetence. Here’s why.
UPDATE 2: Techno Fog points to indicators of the essential underlying questions:
Prior DOJ possession of Epstein's finances/corporate records leads to fascinating questions:
What did the previous DOJ investigation reveal about Epstein's funding?
And did the finances prove Epstein's ties to intelligence?￼￼Techno Fog@Techno_Fog
With respect to Epstein’s finances, NYT reports that Epstein’s financial lawyers have retained criminal defense lawyers.
We know through court filings that the DOJ had Epstein's banking/corporate records dating back to 2007.
What changed since then??