LONDON — Prince Harry is due in courtroom this week, set to change into the primary high-ranking British royal to look within the witness field since 1891.
As a part of his declared mission to cease the tabloid media from behaving badly, Harry is suing the writer of the Each day Mirror and is anticipated to testify and face cross-examination over a minimum of two days.
On Monday, the prince’s lawyer, David Sherborne, instructed the courtroom that his shopper celebrated his daughter’s birthday in Los Angeles over the weekend and would seem in courtroom prepared to present testimony on Tuesday. “He’s in a unique class from the three different claimants as a consequence of his journey and safety preparations,” Sherborne stated.
Legal professionals for the Mirror accused Harry of “losing” the courtroom’s time, calling it “completely extraordinary … that he’s not accessible for day one in all his personal trial” earlier than making their opening statements.
Right here’s what to learn about Harry’s lawsuit(s).