In her lawsuit, Giuffre alleges that Prince Andrew sexually abused her at the two Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell’s invitation when she was a minimal and that cases of alleged sexual abuse transpired at Maxwell’s residence in London and at Epstein’s property in Manhattan and on Epstein’s private island in the US Virgin Islands.
“Prince Andrew fully commited sexual assault and battery upon Plaintiff when she was 17 several years old. As these, Prince Andrew is responsible for battery and intentional infliction of emotional distress pursuant to New York popular law. The injury to Plaintiff has been critical and lasting,” the lawsuit states.
CNN has achieved out to reps for Prince Andrew for remark. CNN has also achieved out to an attorney for Maxwell for comment on the allegations against her in the lawsuit.
Giuffre accuses Prince Andrew in the lawsuit of knowing her age and of understanding that she was a sex-trafficking victim staying forced to engage in sexual functions with him. Giuffre explained she feared disobeying Epstein, Maxwell and Prince Andrew “thanks to their effective connections, wealth, and authority,” courtroom paperwork state.
“To date Prince Andrew has delivered zero cooperation,” Berman said at the time.
Sigrid McCawley, an lawyer for Giuffre, advised CNN in a statement that “the submitting of this criticism proves that irrespective of electrical power, privilege or even remaining a prince, no a person is earlier mentioned the legislation in the United States and all perpetrators of abuse ought to be held accountable.”
Giuffre is looking for damages “in an sum to be decided at demo,” as well as attorneys’ expenses and other even more reduction “as the Court docket might deem just and appropriate,” according to the lawsuit.
CNN’s Amir Vera and Lauren Kent contributed to this report.