Rolf Harris jailed for five years and nine months

Veteran entertainer Rolf Harris has been sentenced to five years and nine months in prison for indecently assaulting four girls over a near 20-year period. One of his victims told ITV News he was a "nasty man" who took advantage his position.

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Rolf Harris could be stripped of his Order of Australia

Rolf Harris could be stripped of his Order of Australia, news website Perth Now reports.

Harris was made an officer of the order in 2012 for his services to the arts, charity organisations and international relations.

Rolf Harris performed on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury in 2002. Credit: Yui Mok/PA Archive/Press Association Images

A spokeswoman for Australia's Government House told the website she would not comment on individual cases of possible honours cancellations.

Harris could also lose the MBE, OBE and CBE awarded to him by the Queen.

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