After he had lied her, Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, filed a formal complaint with the Communications Regulatory Authority in Britain, known for short as “Ofcom”, against the British broadcaster Pierce Morgan.
Ofcom confirmed that it had officially received the complaint regarding the comments of the presenter. “Good Morning Britain”, based on Markle’s interview with American presenter Oprah Winfrey.
Morgan (55 years) had withdrawn from the program broadcast on “ITV”, after escalating his criticism of Megan in the wake of her interview with Winfrey, during which she said that she had considered suicide during her stay in Britain.
After his resignation, he wrote in a tweet on Twitter: “On Monday I said that I did not believe Megan Markle during her interview with Oprah. After time to reconsider this opinion, I still do not believe her. If you believe her, it is okay.”
He told his 7.8 million Twitter followers that “Freedom of expression is a principle that I am happy to die in defense of. Thanks for all the love and hate. I withdrew to spend more time with my views.”
To that, he published with his tweet a picture of the British Prime Minister during World War II Winston Churchill with a quote on freedom of expression.
states that during a two-hour interview with Oprah Winfrey, Megan stated that the royal family had rejected her plea for psychological help, adding that one of the family members asked questions about her child’s complexion.
The next morning that the interview was broadcast on an American television channel, Morgan criticized Megan on his program, stressing that he did not believe a single word of what she said. The next day, he withdrew from his live program, when a broadcaster who participated in the presentation of the episode objected to his position. Later in the day, ITV announced that he had resigned.