Prince Andrew’s ex-wife, Sarah Ferguson, in addition to their daughters, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, could be known as for deposition in his sex-assault lawsuit, The Post is instructed by authorized sources.
Others from Buckingham Palace, probably together with different royals and workers members, could even be known as for the civil go well with, which can happen in New York City.
The Duke of York continues to be reeling after being stripped of his army titles and His Royal Highness styling by his mom, Queen Elizabeth, on Thursday.
Attorneys for each Andrew and Virginia Roberts Giuffre, who claims she was pressured to sleep with the Duke 3 times when she was 17, have a deadline of late Friday to ship over the names of individuals they wish to query in the case.
Andrew, 61, insists that he’ll proceed to combat the claims, which he denies, and doesn’t wish to settle.
He has already embroiled Beatrice, 33, in the case by claiming in a disastrous 2019 BBC interview that he could not presumably have been at a London membership with Giuffre — as she claims — as a result of he had taken his older daughter to a party at a Pizza Express restaurant in Woking, Surrey, at the moment.
Beatrice, who gave birth to daughter Sienna Elizabeth in September, was pictured wanting downcast as she strolled along with her child in London Thursday — hours after her the destiny of her father’s titles was introduced by the palace.
Meanwhile, Prince Charles disregarded questions on his exiled brother Friday whereas on a visit to Scotland.
The inheritor to the throne refused to talk about the disaster engulfing the Windsors after federal choose Lewis Kaplan refused Andrew’s request to throw out Giuffre’s lawsuit and mentioned it might proceed to trial.
Charles was requested by a reporter in regards to the scandal whereas visiting the Haddo Country Park in Aberdeenshire.
But the senior royal — who is alleged to have performed a key half in the choice to strip his brother of his army titles, patronages and use of the HRH title — wouldn’t be drawn in, as an alternative persevering with to talk to people impacted by Storm Arwen in late November.
Giuffre’s legal professional, David Boies, has already confused that these he would search to query “might include [Andre’s] ex-wife” and presumably even Charles.
As The Post has reported, Sarah Ferguson is one in all her ex-husband’s biggest supporters and has been a part of his protection group, sitting in on conferences along with his attorneys.