SCAtoday.net has confirmed that the Board of Directors voted to approve the Ducal title
for His Majesty Andreas of the East Kingdom, should He be unable to complete His reign.
On January 25, the SCA Board of Directors voted to approve an
exception to the Governing Documents allowing Andreas to be made a Duke even if He is not able to complete the current reign.
SCAtoday.net had reported this as unconfirmed, but as of this morning Duke Andrew of Riga, Executive Assistant to the Board,
has confirmed that this was indeed the Board's decision.
Recent related story at: http://scatoday.net/story.php?search_id=N-20030122-191607-0002 (this story, in turn, links to others on