Prince Andrew could have avoided his sexual-assault lawsuit, sources told The Post, if he had apologized to accuser Virginia Giuffre Roberts years ago.
Queen Elizabeth’s second son now faces the hugely damaging prospect of appearing in a New York court to face Roberts, who has brought a civil lawsuit against him, claiming that he slept with her three times when she was 17.
A source who knows Giuffre told The Post: “Virginia has always just wanted the prince to acknowledge that he did something he shouldn’t have, she wants him to apologize. She has never made this all about money.
“I think she would have dropped this a long, long time ago had the prince said he was guilty of wrongdoing, but he’s