Transcript for Fergie's Fight
The government of Turkey. Is now leveling some serious charges against Ferguson and some are now warning her not to travel or risk being extradited. ABC's Kelly -- area is in London. The Duchess of York is in trouble again and Sarah Ferguson could end up in a Turkish prison because of it. This is what caused such a stir the 2008 British documentary called in dutchess and daughters their secret mission. Fergie went undercover with a hidden camera and her princess daughters. To bring attention to alleged abuse in Turkish orphanages. We hit in the children's faces -- the original show it to did not see. Prosecutors in Turkey have now charged the 52 year old duchess and a producer with a breaking the law in acquiring footage and violating privacy. Crimes that could get them 22 years in a Turkish jail. We just felt that says the world reading -- it's -- what was going on inside Turkish institutions and the anyway. We could to -- that would be to trespass. And to secretly film hidden cameras have gotten Fergie in trouble before in 2010 she was caught on tape trying to sell access to her ex husband Prince Andrew. With these new charges that jet setting duchess is reportedly afraid to leave Great Britain. And with good reason. It will be very risky. For her -- trouble. Outside of the UK. Especially in those countries. That have -- extradition treaty with Turkey in this most of the world. She may be successful fighting extradition but it would be time consuming and expensive. The -- won't truly be free to travel again until the Turkey charges are settled and David that could take months. Possibly years.
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