The issue of the topless pictures of Kate Middleton escalated as the royal couple has began court proceedings . Even the police has began a hunt for the photographer responsible. The lawyers of the royal couple will on September 17, 2012 as French criminal prosecutors consider the charges against the unnamed photographer who took pictures of Kate Middleton.
The freelance photographer admitted taking the pictures and was today reportedly in hiding. Valarie Suau admitted taking pictures of Kate but denied taking anything explicit including the pictures published last Friday. The French law says that the consequences of publishing the pictures could be one year prison sentence for the editor of the magazine.