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#Rolf Harris

# rolf-harris - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

Jury fails to reach verdict in Rolf Harris indecent assault trial
# No Verdict
# No Verdict

Jury fails to reach verdict in Rolf Harris indecent assault trial

May 30th 2017, 1:34 PM 12,816 Views 9 Comments

The entertainer had been accused of indecent assault against three teenage girls.

# rolf-harris - Friday 19 May, 2017

Rolf Harris freed from prison as he awaits outcome of indecent assault trial
# Historical Abuse
# Historical Abuse

Rolf Harris freed from prison as he awaits outcome of indecent assault trial

May 19th 2017, 1:18 PM 10,948 Views 0 Comments

He will attend the trial at Southwark crown court from next week.

# rolf-harris - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Rolf Harris to be released from prison tomorrow
# London
# London

Rolf Harris to be released from prison tomorrow

May 18th 2017, 8:31 PM 25,883 Views 0 Comments

Harris denies four counts of indecent assault against three teenage girls between 1971 and 1983.

# rolf-harris - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Disgraced TV star Rolf Harris cleared of further sex offences
# Indecent Assault
# Indecent Assault

Disgraced TV star Rolf Harris cleared of further sex offences

Feb 8th 2017, 1:02 PM 22,746 Views 35 Comments

Harris has previously been found guilty on sex charges.

# rolf-harris - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Rolf Harris 'groped blind, disabled woman', court hears
# London
# London

Rolf Harris 'groped blind, disabled woman', court hears

Jan 11th 2017, 9:59 PM 18,002 Views 0 Comments

The former TV star is accused of assaulting seven women and girls between 1971 and 2003.

# rolf-harris - Monday 9 January, 2017

Former children's TV star Rolf Harris goes on trial over assault charges
# London
# London

Former children's TV star Rolf Harris goes on trial over assault charges

Jan 9th 2017, 7:57 AM 17,775 Views 0 Comments

Harris, 86, is accused of seven counts of indecent assault and one of sexual assault.

# rolf-harris - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Rolf Harris in court on 8 charges of indecent assault
# Courts
# Courts

Rolf Harris in court on 8 charges of indecent assault

Mar 17th 2016, 3:53 PM 12,061 Views 0 Comments

The 85-year-old former TV star pleaded not guilty.

# rolf-harris - Friday 12 February, 2016

Rolf Harris to be charged with seven counts of indecent assault
# Operation Yewtree
# Operation Yewtree

Rolf Harris to be charged with seven counts of indecent assault

Feb 12th 2016, 1:01 PM 12,123 Views 0 Comments

The new charges relate to seven complainants aged between 12 and 27.

# rolf-harris - Monday 15 June, 2015

Australia asks child abuse victims of celebrity entertainers to come forward
# Historical
# Historical

Australia asks child abuse victims of celebrity entertainers to come forward

Jun 15th 2015, 7:16 AM 6,522 Views 3 Comments

The action follows Operation Yewtree in the United Kingdom.

# rolf-harris - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Victims "totally distraught" over Rolf Harris 'woodworm' prison song - lawyer
# Offensive Lyrics
# Offensive Lyrics

Victims "totally distraught" over Rolf Harris 'woodworm' prison song - lawyer

Jun 14th 2015, 12:23 PM 29,357 Views 27 Comments

The disgraced entertainer reportedly penned a song from his cell calling his victims “slimy little woodworm”.

# rolf-harris - Friday 1 May, 2015

Prosecutors examine new set of sex abuse allegations against Rolf Harris
# Operation Yewtree
# Operation Yewtree

Prosecutors examine new set of sex abuse allegations against Rolf Harris

May 1st 2015, 11:58 PM 19,072 Views 21 Comments

The 85-year-old is already serving a five year jail term for sexually assaulting several girls.

# rolf-harris - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

The Queen has taken Rolf Harris's honours away
# Disgraced
# Disgraced

The Queen has taken Rolf Harris's honours away

Mar 3rd 2015, 4:00 PM 15,407 Views 33 Comments

Honours awarded to him in Australia were removed last month.

# rolf-harris - Friday 1 August, 2014

Rolf Harris applies for permission to appeal convictions
# Abuse
# Abuse

Rolf Harris applies for permission to appeal convictions

Aug 1st 2014, 12:21 PM 8,329 Views 32 Comments

A judge will now decide whether Harris can make a full challenge against his convictions.

# rolf-harris - Monday 7 July, 2014

British Government expected to launch child sex abuse investigation
# Westminster
# Westminster

British Government expected to launch child sex abuse investigation

Jul 7th 2014, 9:37 AM 6,818 Views 29 Comments

The Home Office has admitted that 114 official files relating to claims of child abuse have been lost or destroyed.

# rolf-harris - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Vanessa Feltz endures 'vile' online comments after Rolf Harris assault claim
# Rolf Harris
From The Daily Edge
# Rolf Harris

Vanessa Feltz endures 'vile' online comments after Rolf Harris assault claim

Jul 6th 2014, 10:54 AM 68,252 Views 83 Comments

The presenter says that she was assaulted on live TV.

# rolf-harris - Friday 4 July, 2014

Rolf Harris sentenced to 5 years and 9 months in prison
# Indecent Assault
# Indecent Assault

Rolf Harris sentenced to 5 years and 9 months in prison

Jul 4th 2014, 1:21 PM 21,420 Views 94 Comments

The veteran broadcaster was sentenced at a London court this morning.

# rolf-harris - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

More people who say they were abused by Rolf Harris have come forward
# Abuse
# Abuse

More people who say they were abused by Rolf Harris have come forward

Jul 1st 2014, 8:26 AM 9,655 Views 29 Comments

Rolf Harris is due to be sentenced on Friday after being found guilty of 12 counts of indecent assault.

# rolf-harris - Monday 30 June, 2014

Rolf Harris found guilty on all charges of indecent assault
# Guilty
# Guilty

Rolf Harris found guilty on all charges of indecent assault

Jun 30th 2014, 10:55 PM 48,337 Views 106 Comments

The judge has told Rolf Harris that it is inevitable that he could face a jail term when he is sentenced on Friday.

# rolf-harris - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

I'm a "touchy-feely sort of person", Harris tells sex assault trial
# Rolf Harris
# Rolf Harris

I'm a "touchy-feely sort of person", Harris tells sex assault trial

May 27th 2014, 2:04 PM 10,818 Views 0 Comments

The entertainer’s accused of 12 counts of indecent assault against four female complainants, aged from seven or eight to 19.

# rolf-harris - Friday 9 May, 2014

Rolf Harris was 'nicknamed 'The Octopus' because of his wandering hands'
# Yewtree
# Yewtree

Rolf Harris was 'nicknamed 'The Octopus' because of his wandering hands'

May 9th 2014, 9:33 PM 20,881 Views 0 Comments

The presenter is accused of a string of sexual assaults against a number of women.

# rolf-harris - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Rolf Harris denies child sex abuse charges in court appearance
# Operation Yewtree
# Operation Yewtree

Rolf Harris denies child sex abuse charges in court appearance

Jan 14th 2014, 5:10 PM 9,148 Views 0 Comments

In all but one of the four cases, the alleged victims were under 16, with one charge relating to a girl who was only seven or eight

# rolf-harris - Monday 23 December, 2013

Rolf Harris to face three more sexual abuse charges
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Rolf Harris to face three more sexual abuse charges

Dec 23rd 2013, 8:39 AM 12,753 Views 0 Comments

One of the new charges involves a girl who was under the age of nine at the time.

# rolf-harris - Monday 23 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s what happened today: Monday

Sep 23rd 2013, 10:55 PM 21,881 Views 18 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about two more stabbings in Dublin, Garda bikes being taken off the road and Rolf Harris.

Rolf Harris appears in court on child sex charges
# Operation Yewtree
# Operation Yewtree

Rolf Harris appears in court on child sex charges

Sep 23rd 2013, 10:50 AM 12,388 Views 0 Comments

The 83-year-old TV presenter faces nine charges relating to indecent assault and four of making indecent images of children.

# rolf-harris - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Rolf Harris charged with 13 child sex offences dating from 1980 to 2012
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Rolf Harris charged with 13 child sex offences dating from 1980 to 2012

Aug 29th 2013, 11:06 PM 28,969 Views 0 Comments

The entertainer was charged with nine counts of indecent assault and four counts of making indecent images of a child.

# rolf-harris - Monday 5 August, 2013

Rolf Harris 'arrested on suspicion of sexual offences'
# Operation Yewtree
# Operation Yewtree

Rolf Harris 'arrested on suspicion of sexual offences'

Aug 5th 2013, 6:25 PM 15,970 Views 0 Comments

An 82-year-old man was re-arrested today by police as part of Operation Yewtree.

# rolf-harris - Saturday 17 September, 2011

Twitter reaction: Ireland stun Australia in Auckland
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Twitter reaction: Ireland stun Australia in Auckland

Sep 17th 2011, 12:39 PM 1,260 Views 0 Comments

Twitter exploded as Ireland scored a memorable win over the Wallabies. Here are some of our favourites.