Fergie Busted Selling Access to Prince Andrew

Duchess of York filmed taking downpayment for intro to ex
By Marie Morris,  Newser Staff
Posted May 23, 2010 12:03 PM CDT
Fergie Busted Selling Access to Prince Andrew
Prince Andrew, Princess Beatrice, and Duchess of York Sarah Ferguson at a Thanksgiving Service after the death of Sarah Ferguson's father, March 24, 2003, in Hampshire, England.   (Getty Images)

Sarah Ferguson is scrambling to apologize after an undercover tabloid reporter filmed her offering to sell access to Prince Andrew for $723,000. "Look after me and he'll look after you," she told a News of the World staffer pretending to be a business exec. "I can open any door you want." Her ex-husband is a UK special envoy for trade and apparently knew nothing of the scheme. Ferguson, whose title remains Duchess of York, released a statement saying she's "devastated" and "regretful," reports the BBC.
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