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Epstein's indictment should push Acosta outSun Sentinel Editorial

Jul 10, 2019 - Orlando Sentinel (Florida)

U.S. Labor Secretary Alex Acosta should quit or be forced out for having coddled a sex trafficker.

Monday's indictment of Jeffrey Epstein by a federal grand jury in Manhattan stands as a rebuke of the plea deal given this sexual predator 11 years ago when Acosta was U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida.

For several reasons, Epstein finally may face true justice, rather than the sweet deal he got from Acosta, with the help of then-Palm Beach County State Attorney Barry K...