Prosecutors say Keith Raniere, the head of the group, forced some followers to have sex with him, including a 15-year-old girl. Colin Moynihan of The New York Times reports.

A former member of a cultlike group called Nxivm offered the first graphic details today about how women were manipulated into becoming "slaves" who provided sexual favours to its leader.

The testimony of the former member, a 32-year-old British woman identified only as "Sylvie," came on the first day of the racketeering and sex trafficking trial of Keith Raniere, Nxivm's former leader, in federal court in Brooklyn. It gave jurors a

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