What are the charges made on CNN producer John Griffin?

What are the charges made on CNN producer John Griffin?
John Griffin (Source: Twitter)
  • John Griffin is charged for enticing minors to engage in unlawful sexual activity
  • He was taken into custody by agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Also, he is charged with three counts of using a facility of interstate commerce
  • John is said to be facing from 10 years to life sentence for his activities

Yet another sexual horror! The producer of CNN John Griffin was criminally charged on 10th December 2021 for enticing minors to engage in unlawful sexual activity. The charges on his were announced by the Vermont Department of Justice. He was taken into custody by agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation after being charged with three counts. The charges are using a facility of interstate commerce to attempt to entice minors to engage in unlawful sexual activity.

CNN producer John Griffin
CNN producer John Griffin (Source: People)

Similarly, a spokesperson revealed,

“The charges against Mr. Griffin are deeply disturbing. We only learned of his arrest yesterday afternoon and have suspended him pending investigation.”

Criminal charges

The charges were made on him after the parents of the minor daughters accused him of trying to persuade them to allow him to train their daughters to be sexually submissive. Likewise, he was accused of alleged unlawful sexual activity that occurred with a 9-year-old girl.

John is also said to have allegedly paid for and kept an online profile on a BDSM dating, Fetish, and Kink site for several years leading up to July 2020. On the website, he revealed that he was looking for women who were sexually submissive and open-minded. Likewise, he used the online platform to seek parents to allow him to train their minor daughters.

John Griffin of CNN
John Griffin of CNN (Source: New York Post)

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More on John Griffin charges

According to reports, in February 2020, he allegedly acquired a Vermont ski house. He offered to host mothers and their minor daughters for “sexual training” purposes. During the time of April and June 2020, he is accused of talking online with a father of a 14-year-old girl and the mother of a 16-year-old girl for sexual training.

Also per the indictment, he even talked online and on the phone with a woman who claimed to be the mother of 9 and 13 years old girls. Some other allegations are of him paying more than $3,000 to the woman to fly her and the 9-year-old girl to Boston in July. Prosecutors say he picked them up from the airport and brought them to the ski house.

John Griffin accused of criminal charges
John Griffin accused of criminal charges (Source: Daily Mail)

FBI posted a statement on Twitter which reads,

“The allegations are deeply disturbing, and our office is committed to working with our partners at the United States Attorney’s Office District of Vermont to ensure Mr. Griffin is held accountable for his actions,”

Likewise, John is said to be facing from 10 years to life sentence for his activities.

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