Prince Andrew "categorically" denied the allegations in an hour-long interview with the BBC's Newsnight program two weeks ago, saying he had "no recollection" of having met Ms Giuffre. A teenager then, she claims to have had sex with the royal at least three times back in 2001. The two other senior members of the royal family are taking over responsibility from the Queen.
The Duchess of York being vocal in her support of the Duke over his recent widely-criticised BBC Newsnight interview, and subsequent resignation from royal duties, she has found herself in the firing line, too.
Ms Giuffre (left) has claimed in court papers in Florida that she was forced to have sex with Andrew when she was aged 17, under the state's age of consent.
Reports emerged today that Prince Andrew allegedly smuggled a "masseuse" into Buckingham Palace after being introduced to the woman by Epstein's alleged "madam" Ghislaine Maxwell.
The Met reviewed that decision in August after Epstein took his own life in U.S. custody while he was awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges.
"You can see the disintegration", he said. A royal source told the newspaper: "Planning for Charles to become king has been going on for some time". Speaking with that outlet, Christopher Wilson, a royal biographer, said he had been "the guiding hand, the disciplinarian" and added that Buckingham Palace had been rudderless in his absence.
"The monarchy is the queen and in my view she is beyond reproach - there is a distinction between the monarchy and the royal family and everybody will readily appreciate that", Johnson told reporters.
"The scandal surrounding Andrew and Epstein gave Charles an opportunity to step in to show that he can run The Firm".
In that case, a regent, nearly certainly her inheritor, 71-year-old Charles, would step in as a placeholder, Specific reported.
Regardless that Charles was in New Zealand on the time, he reportedly insisted that "Andrew has got to go ... it is the only way", in cellphone conversations with their mother.
British police said on Thursday an allegation against the late financier Jeffrey Epstein regarding trafficking for sexual exploitation would not proceed to a full criminal investigation, maintaining a previously made decision. No one is bigger than the institution of the Royal Family. Charles recognized that and acted decisively - like the king he may well soon be. "Not even Andrew, the Queen's favorite son", the supply mentioned.