Prince Andrew fails in bid to dismiss sex abuse suit from Virginia Giuffre

JUST IN: US district judge rejects Prince Andrew's bid to dismiss a federal lawsuit brought by a woman who alleged that he sexually abused her when she was 17 years old.

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1/12/2022 5:57:00 PM

JUST IN: US district judge rejects Prince Andrew's bid to dismiss a federal lawsuit brought by a woman who alleged that he sexually abused her when she was 17 years old.

A judge in the United States on Wednesday rejected Prince Andrew's bid to dismiss a federal lawsuit brought by a woman who alleged that he sexually abused her when she was 17 years old.

NBC News has reached out to a representative for Prince Andrew for comment.Virginia Giuffre (then Roberts) with Prince Andrew and Ghislaine Maxwell in a photo released with court documents.Giuffre, now living in Australia, claims Epstein and his recently convicted confidant, Ghislaine Maxwell, forced her in the 1990s to have sex with Andrew, Queen Elizabeth II’s son — an allegation Andrew has repeatedly denied.

In a 2019 interview with the BBC, Andrew, the Duke of York, said he has “no recollection” of ever having met Giuffre. He also suggested that a photograph of them together with Maxwell could have been doctored.

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Lawsuit against Prince Andrew a go despite Epstein deal | AP NewsNEW YORK (AP) — A judge gave the green light Wednesday to a lawsuit against Prince Andrew by an American woman who says he sexually abused her when she was 17. U.S. District Judge Lewis A. Kaplan wrote in an opinion that Andrew’s lawyers failed to successfully challenge the constitutionality of the lawsuit Virginia Giuffre filed against him in August. It isn't just Prince Andrew, most privileged people think they can do whatever they want because laws do not apply to them. But if he is found guilty, I hope he is extradited to the USA. Great news! Such a difference between honest USA judiciary and discriminatory, corrupt English one including CPS & metpoliceuk especially when they’ve to protect foreigners (like virginiagiuffre, horrific EUnational case) POTUS cnni CIA AFP VP Diversity4me Time for princeandrewisnext to be held accountable for his deeds.

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Judge denies Prince Andrew's motion to dismiss civil sexual assault lawsuitA federal judge in New York denied a motion to dismiss a lawsuit against Prince Andrew filed by Virginia Giuffre, a woman who alleges she was sexually trafficked to the royal when she was underage. The judge must be admired for impartiality. Everyone is equal before the law. VRSVirginia Congratulations to Virginia. The sexual assault case can move forward. Stay strong, Virginia. Your fight is important for all victims. Cheers VRSVirginia VRSVirginia The best news 😊 so pleased for you Virginia 🥰🥰🥰

the lawsuit on the grounds that his accuser no longer lived in the U.S. That effort was also rejected by a federal judge. NBC News has reached out to a representative for Prince Andrew for comment. Virginia Giuffre (then Roberts) with Prince Andrew and Ghislaine Maxwell in a photo released with court documents. Giuffre, now living in Australia, claims Epstein and his recently convicted confidant, Ghislaine Maxwell, forced her in the 1990s to have sex with Andrew, Queen Elizabeth II’s son — an allegation Andrew has repeatedly denied. In a 2019 interview with the BBC, Andrew, the Duke of York, said he has “no recollection” of ever having met Giuffre. He also suggested that a photograph of them together with Maxwell could have been doctored. The