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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 facing 11 serious sex abuse charges

PR guru Max Clifford tonight faced the cameras himself to deny serious sex abuse allegations.

Clifford, who made his name and fortune promoting and shielding celebrities, said the 11 charges of indecently assaulting teenage girls were completely false and vowed to clear his name in court.

He was arrested as part of Operation Yewtree, the police investigation prompted by sex abuse claims against Jimmy Savile.

Watch this report from ITV News UK Editor Lucy Manning:

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