PUBLISHED: 07:51, Thu, Oct 29, 2020 | UPDATED: 07:53, Thu, Oct 29, 2020
Lawyers representing the Duchess of Sussex will make a case in court today that a judge should be able to rule on the case without the need for a full trial. A hearing to consider costs and case management issues was scheduled to take place today before Meghan's ten-day trial against Associated Newspapers starts in January. But Mr Justice Warby will now hear an application for summary judgment instead.
Meghan is suing Associated Newspapers, which is the publisher of The Mail on Sunday and Mail Online, in the High Court.
This is over an article from February 2019 that published parts of a handwritten letter sent to her father, Thomas Markle.
A source told the