He didn’t heed their warnings. In February 2019, the Mail on Sunday published the contents of a private letter the Duchess had written to her father three months after the nuptials, in which she addressed their rift. It also included certain parts of those text messages.
It’s that article at the centre of the couple’s legal battle.
The Duchess sues the tabloids.
In October 2019, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, filed a lawsuit against Associated Newspapers Limited, parent company of the Mail on Sunday over its publication of the letter, which she claims was private and selectively edited to portray her negatively.
“The contents of a private letter were published unlawfully in an intentionally destructive manner to manipulate you, the reader, and further the divisive agenda of the media group in question,” she and Prince Harry said in an October 2 statement.
The Duchess is alleging…