Show Hide image Politics 28 April 2014 Max Clifford found guilty of eight indecent assaults Offences spanned a period of almost 20 years. Print HTML Max Clifford has been found guilty of eight indecent assaults on women and girls as young as 15. The 71-year-old PR guru was cleared of two other charges at Southwark Crown Court. The jury was unable to reach a verdict on one other. The offences spanned a period of almost 20 years. Clifford is the first person to be convicted under the Operation Yewtree investigation into sex crimes. He was arrested in December 2012, and charged in April 2013. He is bailed until Friday, when he will return to court for sentencing. › It’s 2014 – yet media and politics is still a man’s game Subscribe More Related articles The dog at the end of the lead may be small, but in fact what I’m walking is a hound of love Inside Big Ben: why the world’s most famous clock will soon lose its bong Is our obsession with class propping up the powerful?