Clifford vows to clear his name

PR guru Max Clifford has vowed to clear his name in court as he was charged with 11 historic counts of indecent assault against teenage girls. The 70-year-old said he has been "living a 24/7 nightmare" since his arrest in December.

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Max Clifford charged with sexual assaults

The CPS has said that it will charge publicist Max Clifford with eleven indecent assaults on seven girls and women between 1966 and 1985.

The full list of charges are:

  • One offence of indecent assault relating to a girl, aged 14, in 1966
  • One offence of indecent assault relating to a woman, aged 18, in 1974/75
  • Three offences of indecent assault relating to a girl, aged 15, in 1977/78
  • One offence of indecent assault relating to a woman, aged 19, in 1978
  • Two offences of indecent assault relating to a girl, aged 16 or 17, in 1981/82
  • One offence of indecent assault relating to a woman, aged 19, in 1980/81
  • Two offences of indecent assault relating to a woman, aged 18, in 1984/85

Max Clifford charged with 11 indecent assaults

The Crown Prosecution Service has today authorised police to charge Max Clifford with 11 indecent assaults allegedly committed between 1966 and 1985.

Max Clifford Credit: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Alison Saunders, Chief Crown Prosecutor for CPS London, said: “We have carefully considered the evidence gathered as part of Operation Yewtree in relation to Max Clifford, who was initially arrested on 6 December 2012 over allegations of sexual offences."

He will appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on May 28.

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