This article seeks to talk about how the childhood life of Keith Raniere who is currently serving his 120 years in prison. Kindly read a bit further to discover more;
Who is Keith Raniere?
Keith Allen Raniere, born on August 26, 1960, is an American criminal convicted for a pattern of racketeering activity including human trafficking, sex offenses, and fraud.
Raniere co-founded NXIVM, a multi-level marketing company whose headquarters was in Albany, New York. Cult experts, the media, and former members have all described NXIVM as a “cult” and Raniere being a cult leader, exerted coercive control over its members. Raniere was referred to by members of NXIVM as “Vanguard”.
Ranging from 1998 to 2018 NXIVM developed a following of thousands through its personal development seminars, where they recruitedany celebrities and socialites.
The organisation later faced multiple accusations of systemic sexual abuse of female members by Raniere and some of his inner circle members, which led to his arrest and other members of the organisation in early 2018.
A jury from Eastern District of New York convicted Raniere of crimes including sex trafficking of children, conspiracy, and conspiracy to commit forced labor, all related to a secret society within NXIVM known as DOS, or the Vow, on June 19, 2019.
After 25 victim impact statements were reviewed, Raniere was sentenced to 120 years imprisonment.
Let’s now move on to talk about Keith Raniere’s childhood. Kindly read a bit further to discover more;
What Was Keith Raniere’s Childhood Like?
Keith Raniere on August 26, 1960, was born to James Raniere, who was born in 1932 and died in 2020, a New York City advertising executive, and Vera Oschypko, born in 1931 and died in 1978, a ballrooom dancing instructor.
His father recalls that Vera “drank more than she should have”, which was later confirmed Keith himself in his adulthood stage. He described his mother as an alcoholic.
At the age of 5, Raniere’s family relocated from Brooklyn to Suffern, New York. When he turned 8, his parents divorced.
He attended Suffern High School till the ninth grade before being transferred to Rockland Country Day School in Congers. He graduated two months to his eighteenth birthday in June 1978.
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Keith Raniere age
Being born on August 26, 1960, Brooklyn, New York, United States, Keith Raniere, is 62 years as of 2022.
Keith Raniere children
Keith Raniere had two children before he was imprisoned.
Where is Keith Raniere from?
Keith Raniere is an American. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, United States.