US prosecutors spar with Prince Andrew in Epstein probe

first_imgThat offer, though, came with a request that “our co-operation and any interview arrangements would remain confidential,” said the firm Blackfords LLP in London. (AP) LONDON – United States prosecutors and attorneys for Britain’s Prince Andrew sniped at one another across the Atlantic on Monday, each saying the other side was to blame for the duke’s failure to participate in the Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking probe. Andrew’s lawyers said in a statement that he has offered three times this year to speak with U.S. investigators after being assured that he “is not and has never been a ‘target’ of their criminal investigations into Epstein.”center_img In this file photo dated Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, Britain’s Prince Andrew delivers a speech during the ASEAN Business and Investment Summit in Nonthaburi, Thailand. APlast_img read more