City of York strips its duke,Prince Andrew,of ‘freedom’ honour

City of York strips its duke,Prince Andrew,of ‘freedom’ honour

Local councillors voted en masse to rescind the honour bestowed on Andrew,Queen Elizabeth’s second son,in 1987.

  • byAndy Bruce

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Ghislaine Maxwell family ‘profoundly shocked’ by denial of new trial

Ghislaine Maxwell family ‘profoundly shocked’ by denial of new trial

“Our family is optimistic about Ghislaine’s success on appeal,” wrote the family of Jeffrey Epstein’s former girlfriend.

  • byDanika Kirka andLarry Neumeister
Ghislaine Maxwell denied new trial over juror’s past abuse

Ghislaine Maxwell denied new trial over juror’s past abuse

Maxwell had argued for a new trial because the juror’s failure to disclose his past abuse denied her lawyers a chance to question him about potential bias.

  • byPatricia Hurtado andBob Van Voris
Fall of the favourite:The tumultuous times of Prince Andrew

Fall of the favourite:The tumultuous times of Prince Andrew

From the Falklands war to Fergie,this week’s episode discusses how Prince Andrew’s fortunes have seemingly paralleled his country’s place in the world.

Royal roadkill:The downfall of Britain’s Prince Andrew

Royal roadkill:The downfall of Britain’s Prince Andrew

The plummeting status of the Queen’s second son surprised many,but it shouldn’t – his life has often paralleled his country’s place in the world.

  • byNick Bryant
Bill Gates’ Jeffrey Epstein meetings killed our marriage:Melinda French Gates

Bill Gates’ Jeffrey Epstein meetings killed our marriage:Melinda French Gates

Bill Gates struck up a relationship with Epstein after the financier was convicted of sex crimes,and the pair met numerous times,including at Epstein’s New York townhouse.

  • byJamie Johnson
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Modelling agent close to Jeffrey Epstein found dead in French jail

Modelling agent close to Jeffrey Epstein found dead in French jail

One of Epstein’s main accusers,Virginia Roberts Giuffre,said the death of well-known model scout Jean-Luc Brunel was “devastating”.

  • byAngela Charlton
‘He’s feeling chipper’:Where to for Andrew,the ‘Pariah Prince’?

‘He’s feeling chipper’:Where to for Andrew,the ‘Pariah Prince’?

There are few historic parallels from which to draw inferences about the options for the Duke of York as he tries to salvage whatever dignity he has left.

  • byGordon Rayner
Prince Andrew reaches settlement with sex abuse accuser Virginia Giuffre

Prince Andrew reaches settlement with sex abuse accuser Virginia Giuffre

Besides the undisclosed donation to Virginia Giuffre’s charity,in the court filing Andrew acknowledges she has suffered as an abuse victim.

  • byLarry Neumeister andDanica Kirka
Prince Andrew may have escaped a trial but he won’t escape the public’s verdict
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Prince Andrew may have escaped a trial but he won’t escape the public’s verdict

The monarchy will survive this - and arguably be all the better for the Duke of York’s removal from the royal scene. But it has left a stench that will linger for years.

  • byCamilla Tominey
Prince Andrew’s lawyers to interview accuser Virginia Giuffre in person

Prince Andrew’s lawyers to interview accuser Virginia Giuffre in person

The prince is being prepared for his interview under oath after his Newsnight interview prompted fears he would not perform well under pressure.

  • byVictoria Ward