Thursday, August 21, 2014   

Jury for sex assaults trial of British PR guru Max Clifford sworn in
(03-05 20:01)

The trial of British public relations guru Max Clifford on charges of indecent assault on teenage girls aged 14 to 19 years, is underway with jury selection at a central London court.
The 70-year-old Clifford from Surrey was at Southwark Crown Court as jurors were instructed in the case, which could last up to six weeks.
Clifford, who represented a string of celebrities including TV talent show host Simon Cowell and reality television star Jade Goody, is charged with 11 counts of indecent assault on seven teenagers between 1966 and 1984.
Clifford denies the charges. –AP


   
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