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BBC broadcaster pleads not guilty on abuse charges

/ 07:04 PM January 07, 2013

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LONDON — A BBC broadcaster has pleaded not guilty to charges of sexually abusing three girls.

The charges against the well-known 82-year-old sports broadcaster Stuart Hall relate to events alleged to have occurred in the 1970s and 1980s.

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Police say the alleged indecent assaults were carried out on girls between the ages of 9 and 16.

Hall said in court Monday that he understood the charges against him and that he was not guilty.

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He has been a broadcaster for more than 50 years.

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