Still united. Jessica Mulroney defended Meghan Markle after the philanthropist was accused of bullying royal aides before stepping back from her senior royal duties in January 2020.
“I don’t know that anyone has ever had to deal with the pressure, the politics and the press like this woman,” Mulroney, 41, wrote via Instagram on Friday, March 5. “In the face of it all, I have never seen her waver from kindness, empathy and love.”
The wedding stylist’s comments come three days after Markle, 39, was accused of mistreating former royal advisers in an article published by The Times.
A rep for the California native, who is pregnant with her second child, denied the allegations in a statement to Us Weekly, saying, “The Duchess is saddened by this latest attack on her character, particularly as someone who has been the target of bullying herself and is deeply committed to supporting those who have experienced pain and trauma.”
The Tig founder and Prince Harry’s communications team also fired back at the claims in a statement to the publication, calling it a “calculated smear campaign based on misleading and harmful misinformation.”
Buckingham Palace commented on the story the following day, telling Us in a statement, “We are all very concerned about the allegations.” The palace emphasized that the royal family “does not and will not tolerate bullying or…