A report says that both Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are expected to testify in the defamation case the Duchess’s sister is bringing against them.
Samantha Markle filed paperwork on Friday demanding the ex-royal stand trial in her quest to prove Meghan made “false and malicious statements” during the couple’s March 2021 interview with Oprah Were, Mirror reported.
Samantha wants them both fired on the same day, but in separate on-camera interviews.
The disgruntled half-sister wants the Duchess to make 38 separate admissions during her deposition, the outlet reported.
Samantha not only wants Meghan to admit she lied about their relationship and upbringing to sell the “rags-to-royalty” story, but wants Meghan to discredit the royal family by claiming she is not “Queen Elizabeth” Withdraw the charges against. racist” and “King Charles is not racist.”
In the documents, Samantha, who shares a father with Meghan, accused him of withholding evidence and obstructing the search.
Thomas Markle – father of women Former royal aide Jason Knauf, Samantha’s daughter Ashley Hale and online security expert Christopher Bauzzi are also expected to testify.
Samantha, 58, and Meghan, 41, had been at odds for years before the famous 2021 Oprah interview – Meghan has repeatedly accused her half-sister and father of selling stories to British tabloids.
Samantha filed a $75,000 lawsuit after Meghan told Oprah she grew up as an only child and the sisters allegedly lied about when they last saw each other. The lie subjected Samantha to “humiliation and hatred”, he argued.
She has continued to open fire on her half-sister and brother-in-law as the couple continues to release documentaries and memoirs. Last month, she accused Prince Harry of being “emotionally underdeveloped”.
Documents reveal arbitrator appointed in attempt to avoid trial, but Meghan is trying to get through She calls the case “meritless” tossed out.
Her attorneys argued that the complaint “has no standing in this court or any other” because they feel it is asking jurors to split hairs over the meaning of an “intimate” relationship.
“She is asking the court to decide whether she and Meghan” were ever “close”, how many times the two “crossed paths” as adults and whether Meghan’s feelings that she “was an only child” ‘Grown Up’ Is ‘True’ Or False,’ Meghan’s Lawyers Said.