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Royal Expert Explained Why Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Will Not Have The Legal Custody Of Their Future Kids

Date November 28, 2018 16:59

Since they announced their engagement and even after their marriage, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle remain one of the most talked about royal couples.

We can’t help admiring how the lovebirds look at each other and hold hands in public (despite it breaks the royal etiquette).

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Harry and Meghan are crazy in love with each other and they don’t want to hide their feelings. Or even if they want to, they simply can’t because “love is in the air” when it comes to the two of them. No wonder that ‘kids talk’ is on the way for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

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But did you know that Meghan and Harry will not have the legal custody of their children according to the royal rules?

No custody for Harry and Meghan

 There are so many confusing royal rules that may seem strange to us, the ordinary people. One of these rules relates to the custody agreement of the royals’ kids.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle won’t have the legal custody of their kids. It relates to Prince William and Kate Middleton too, as well as to other royals.

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Why is it so? According to the royal expert, Marlene Koenig, only the sovereign has legal custody of the minor grandchildren. It means the custody belongs to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

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The expert explained:

This goes back to King George I. The law is more than 300 years old and it’s never been changed.

She added:

Technically, children also need permission for travel. The Queen has the last word on parenting decisions like that.

Meghan has a special gift for her future daughter

Nevertheless, Meghan Markle looks forward to having a daughter in the nearest future. The Duchess even got her a wonderful gift.

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It’s the Cartier watch which has a special meaning for Meghan. She bought it when found out Suits had been confirmed for the third season. Markle said in an interview with Hello Magazine

I had it engraved on the back, “To M.M. From M.M.” and I plan to give it to my daughter one day. This connection makes it so special.

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No doubt, Harry and Meghan will become the great parents someday. The royal family probably can’t wait to welcome a new member.

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