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When you say "King", do you mean a member of the Royal Family?
If so, which country?
There is the concept of "Diplomatic Immunity" in International Law whereby a Head of State or Civil Civil cannot be arrested or prosecuted by another country. However, it is not 100% bullet proof protection and can be revoked in certain circumstances.
Heads of State are not immune in their own countries and can be charged with crimes such as theft, murder, rape and abuses of public office.
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I agree with their reply. What else do you want to know?
Can they be sued, no.
That is because in the UK we are subjects, not citizens.
The King/Queen/Royal Family can not be sued.
It is called Sovereign Immunity
Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
Sovereign immunity is a customary principle, under which the Queen and the criminal law simply don’t mix. It was last tested in court in 1911, when King George V was accused of bigamy: the Lord Chief Justice decided that the King could not be ordered to give evidence, and that was the end of that.
The rest of the Royal Family, save for the Queen can be prosecuted for criminal offences.
Does that clarify?
No idea sadly. You posted this in UK law. I can only tell you about here.