BIDDEFORD, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A judge has rejected a motion to stop the release of a list of names of alleged clients charged in the Kennebunk prostitution case, according to a clerk at Biddeford District Court.
It was not immediately known when the list would me made available.
On Thursday, an attorney for two alleged clients of a woman accused of running a prostitution business out of her Zumba dance studio in Kennebunkfiled a motion to block the release of names of the men suspected as her clients.
The judge denied the motion Friday morningand the attorney has since appealed. The judge is expected to rule on the appeal this afternoon.
Another attorney tells NEWS CENTER he will file for another injunction to block the list of alleged clients from being released. He did not say when that motion would be filed.
Alexis Wright, 29, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to 106 counts of prostitution, violation of privacy, tax evasion and other charges for allegedly providing sex for money at her fitness studio and a nearby office. The man police say was her business partner, 57-year-old Mark Strong Sr., pleaded not guilty to 59 counts of promotion of prostitution and violation of privacy.