Buckingham Palace is introducing an examination into a bullying grievance made versus Meghan Markle by her and Prince Harry‘s previous royal staffers.
The pregnant Duchess of Sussex and Duke of Sussex have actually not discussed the query however just recently rejected the claims. The news comes days prior to CBS will air a tell-all unique Oprah Winfrey carried out with Meghan and Harry in what will mark their very first joint interview given that their royal exit, which was just recently made long-term. They are anticipated to go over why they left their royal functions.
On Tuesday, March 2, the U.K. paper The Times reported that among Meghan and Harry’s previous leading assistants had in 2018 made a grievance about bullying by the duchess, declaring that she apparently drove 2 individual assistants out of the royal home and weakened the self-confidence of a 3rd employee. The events apparently occurred in the years prior to the couple’s 2020 statement of their choice to step back from their royal responsibilities.
“We are plainly extremely worried about accusations in The Times following claims made by previous personnel of The Duke and Duchess of Sussex,” Buckingham Palace stated in a declaration on Wednesday, March 3. “Accordingly our HR team will look into the circumstances outlined in the article. Members of staff involved at the time, including those who have left the Household, will be invited to participate to see if lessons can be learned. The Royal Household has had a Dignity at Work policy in place for a number of years and does not and will not tolerate bullying or harassment in the workplace.”