アンドルー王子のエプスタインスキャンダルの中でウィリアム王子は「ますます懸念」し「憤慨」した, ソースクレーム

8月に. 9, バージニア・ジュフレはヨーク公による性的虐待を主張して訴訟を起こした. 38歳の弁護士がマンハッタン連邦裁判所に訴訟を起こした, どこ ジェフリーエプスタイン was charged criminally with sex trafficking a month before he killed himself at age 66 8月に 2019. 当時の, the American financier was in an adjacent federal jail where he was ordered to await trial.

Giuffre previously made waves when she went public with her accusations against Andrew, alleging the 61-year-old abused her when she was under 18 including at Epstein’s Manhattan home.

“何よりもまず, Charles and William are united; there will never be a return to public life for Andrew,” a source recently told the Mirror.

JEFFREY EPSTEIN’S EMPLOYEE MAY TESTIFY AGAINST PRINCE ANDREW IN SEXUAL ASSAULT LAWSUIT

ウィリアム王子 (左) allegedly wants to address the ongoing surrounding his uncle Prince Andrew (正しい) できるだけ早く.

ウィリアム王子 (左) allegedly wants to address the ongoing surrounding his uncle Prince Andrew (正しい) できるだけ早く. (Photo by Hannah McKayWPA Pool /Getty Images)

The palace insider claimed that William, “に加えて [other] メンバー [of the royal family], are undoubtedly increasingly concerned about the effect all of this turmoil could have on the queen.”

ウィリアム, who is second in line to the British throne behind Charles, was previously involved in discussions involving Andrew stepping back from royal duties. As an heir, the 39-year-old is expected to play a key role in any decisions impacting the monarchy and its future.

The source told the outlet that the 39-year-old isexasperatedwith the ongoing drama.

The family also has serious and growing doubts about the way such serious allegations have been dealt with by Andrew and his legal team, who seem to be at complete odds with one another on how to respond,” the insider alleged.

PRINCE CHARLES BELIEVES PRINCE ANDREW’S ONGOING EPSTEIN SCANDAL IS AN ‘UNSOLVABLE PROBLEM,’ ソースクレーム

Prince Charles is allegedly worried about how Prince Andrew's scandal will impact the monarchy's future.

Prince Charles is allegedly worried about how Prince Andrew’s scandal will impact the monarchy’s future. (ゲッティイメージズ)

Andrew was recently photographed heading to Balmoral Castle where Queen Elizabeth II is residing for the rest of the summer. ザ・ イギリス. タイムズ reported that the royal, who was joined by his ex-wife Sarah Ferguson, です “locked in long-distance talkswith his attorneysas they draw up their strategy for fighting the suit.

アウトレットによると, while Andrew stepped back from all 230 of his charities back in November 2019, he was allegedly hoping to return to a public role at some point. He was allegedly eager to start as early as February of this year.

Giuffre has repeatedly made allegations against Epstein, his onetime girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell, and Andrew, but the lawsuit was the first time she has confronted the queen’s son in such a formal setting.

The case alleges that Andrew engaged in sexual acts without her consent, knowing how old she was andthat she was a sex-trafficking victim,” インクルード BBC 報告. The case noted that theextreme and outrageous conductcontinues to cause Giuffresignificant emotional and psychological distress and harm.

PRINCESS EUGENIE JOINS PRINCE ANDREW, SARAH FERGUSON AT BALMORAL CASTLE AMID LAWSUIT FILED BY VIRGINIA GIUFFRE

Virginia Giuffre holds a photo of herself at age 16, when she says Palm Beach multimillionaire Jeffrey Epstein began abusing her sexually.

Virginia Giuffre holds a photo of herself at age 16, when she says Palm Beach multimillionaire Jeffrey Epstein began abusing her sexually. (Emily Michot/Miami Herald/Tribune News Service via Getty Images)

In this country no person, whether president or prince, is above the law, and no person, no matter how powerless or vulnerable, can be deprived of the law’s protection,” the documents read, アウトレットが引用したように.

Twenty years ago Prince Andrew’s wealth, パワー, position, and connections enabled him to abuse a frightened, vulnerable child with no one there to protect her,” the documents continued. “It is long past the time for him to be held to account.

In a statement sent to Fox News, Giuffre said she wanted to hold Andrewaccountable.

Today my attorney filed suit against Prince Andrew for sexual abuse under the Child Victims Act,” wrote Giuffre. “As the suit lays out in detail, I was trafficked to him and sexually abused by him.

PRINCE ANDREW, SARAH FERGUSON PHOTOGRAPHED AT BALMORAL CASTLE AMID LAWSUIT FILED BY ACCUSER VIRGINIA GIUFFRE

Photo from 2001 that was included in court files shows Prince Andrew with his arm around the waist of 17-year-old Virginia Giuffre who says Jeffrey Epstein paid her to have sex with the prince. Andrew has denied the charges. In the background is Epstein's girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell.

Photo from 2001 that was included in court files shows Prince Andrew with his arm around the waist of 17-year-old Virginia Giuffre who says Jeffrey Epstein paid her to have sex with the prince. Andrew has denied the charges. In the background is Epstein’s girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell. (我ら. Second Circuit Court of Appeals)

I am holding Prince Andrew accountable for what he did to me,” 彼女は共有しました. “The powerful and rich are not exempt from being held responsible for their actions. I hope that other victims will see that it is possible not to live in silence and fear, but to reclaim one’s life by speaking out and demanding justice.

I did not come to this decision lightly,” Giuffre continued. “As a mother and a wife, my family comes firstand I know that this action will subject me to further attacks by Prince Andrew and his surrogatesbut I knew if I did not pursue this action, I would be letting them and victims everywhere down.

A spokesperson for Buckingham Palace didn’t immediately respond to Fox News’ request for comment. The Palace has previously denied the allegations.

It is emphatically denied that The Duke of York had any form of sexual contact or relationship with Virginia Roberts,” they have told Fox News. “Any claim to the contrary is false and without foundation.

PRINCE ANDREW SUED IN FEDERAL COURT BY JEFFREY EPSTEIN ACCUSER VIRGINIA GIUFFRE: ‘I WAS TRAFFICKED TO HIM’

Royal Ascot Race Meeting Thursday - Ladies Day. アンドルー王子, The Duke Of York and Jeffrey Epstein (far right) At Ascot. With them are Edward (far left) and Caroline Stanley (in pink), the Earl and Countess of Derby.

Royal Ascot Race Meeting ThursdayLadies Day. アンドルー王子, The Duke Of York and Jeffrey Epstein (far right) At Ascot. With them are Edward (far left) and Caroline Stanley (in pink), the Earl and Countess of Derby. (Photo by Tim Graham Photo Library via Getty Images )

声明は続く: “The Duke of York unequivocally regrets his ill-judged association with Jeffrey Epstein. Epstein’s suicide left many unanswered questions, particularly for his victims. The Duke deeply sympathizes with those affected who want some form of closure. It is his hope that, in time, they will be able to rebuild their lives. The Duke is willing to help any appropriate law enforcement agency with their investigations if required.

The Duke has already stated that he did not see, witness or suspect any behavior of the sort that subsequently led to Jeffrey Epstein’s arrest and conviction. He deplores the exploitation of any human being and would not condone, participate in, or encourage any such behavior.

遅くに 2019, Andrew told BBC Newsnight that he never had sex with Giuffre, who was known as Virginia Roberts at the time.

“それは起こりませんでした,” he stressed.

PRINCE ANDREW ACCUSED OF SEXUAL ABUSE, BATTERY IN LAWSUIT BY ALLEGED EPSTEIN VICTIM VIRGINIA GIUFFRE

Prince Andrew is at Balmoral Castle where his mother, エリザベス2世女王, is residing for the rest of the summer.

Prince Andrew is at Balmoral Castle where his mother, エリザベス2世女王, is residing for the rest of the summer. (Reuters/Neil Hall )

Andrew also alleged he hadno recollectionof ever meeting her and told an interviewer there area number of things that are wrongabout Giuffre’s account, which alleges the encounter occurred in 2001.

I can absolutely categorically tell you it never happened,” Andrew said.

The interview was widely panned by critics who said Andrew seemed insensitive to Epstein’s victims. その後, the prince stepped back from royal duties and has attempted to keep a low profile.

Giuffre has long said Maxwell, 59, recruited her at age 17 to be sexually abused by Epstein and Maxwell from 1999 に 2002.

PRINCE ANDREW SPENT TIME AT JEFFREY EPSTEIN’S NYC TOWNHOUSE AFTER SARAH FERGUSON DIVORCE, BOOK CLAIMS

Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell attend de Grisogono Sponsors The 2005 Wall Street Concert Series Benefitting Wall Street Rising, with a Performance by Rod Stewart at Cipriani Wall Street on March 15, 2005 ニューヨーク市で.

Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell attend de Grisogono Sponsors The 2005 Wall Street Concert Series Benefitting Wall Street Rising, with a Performance by Rod Stewart at Cipriani Wall Street on March 15, 2005 ニューヨーク市で. (Photo by Joe Schildhorn/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)

According to the lawsuit, which sought unspecified compensatory and punitive damages, the prince abused Giuffre on multiple occasions when she was under the age of 18. During each of the alleged acts, Giuffre was givenexpress or implied threatsby Epstein, マクスウェル, and/or Andrew to engage in sexual acts with the prince, the lawsuit said.

It said that shefeared death or physical injury to herself or another and other repercussions for disobeyingthe trio because of theirpowerful connections, wealth, and authority.

It also said that on one occasion, the prince sexually abused her in Maxwell’s London home when Epstein, Maxwell and Prince Andrew forced her to have sexual intercourse with the prince against her will.

On another occasion, the prince sexually abused Giuffre in Epstein’s New York mansion when Maxwell forced Giuffre and another victim to sit on Andrew’s lap as he touched her, the lawsuit said.

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David Boies, representing several of Jeffrey Epstein's alleged victims, センター, arrives with Annie Farmer, 正しい, and Virginia Giuffre, alleged victims of Jeffrey Epstein, second left, at federal court in New York, 我ら。, 火曜日に, 8月. 27, 2019. Epstein, a convicted pedophile, killed himself in prison while awaiting trial on charges of conspiracy and trafficking minors for sex.

David Boies, representing several of Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged victims, センター, arrives with Annie Farmer, 正しい, and Virginia Giuffre, alleged victims of Jeffrey Epstein, second left, at federal court in New York, 我ら。, 火曜日に, 8月. 27, 2019. Epstein, a convicted pedophile, killed himself in prison while awaiting trial on charges of conspiracy and trafficking minors for sex. (写真家: Mark Kauzlarich/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

The lawsuit alleged that Andrew sexually abused Giuffre on Epstein’s private island in the U.S. ヴァージン諸島. Andrew knew her age at the time based on communications with Epstein and Maxwell, the lawsuit added. It said he went ahead anywayfor the purpose of gratifying his sexual desires.

The lawsuit was brought under the Child Victims Act, A 2019 New York state law that allows victims to temporarily make legal claims of abuse that occurred when they were children regardless of when or how long ago the alleged abuse occurred.

Maxwell has pleaded not guilty to sex trafficking charges in Manhattan federal court, where she faces trial in November. She is held without bail. Her lawyers did not respond to requests for comment.

As part of a continuing probe into Epstein and his encounters with women and teenage girls, Manhattan federal prosecutors last year formally requested to speak with Andrew. The request, similar to issuing a subpoena, was made under the Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty, an agreement between the two countries to share evidence and information in criminal cases. 我ら. prosecutors reportedly made a formal request through the British government to interview Andrew.

American financier and convicted Jeffrey Epstein was found dead on August 10, 2019.

American financier and convicted Jeffrey Epstein was found dead on August 10, 2019. (New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP)

Brad Edwards, a lawyer who represents dozens of Epstein victims, has said that the prince has failed to answer questions for civil lawsuits before.

I’ve always been given the impression that, whether he has immunity or not, he certainly behaves like he does,” エドワーズは言った.

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