ROLF Harris grinned as he celebrated the publication of a guide wherein he smeared his victims in a morbid photograph taken months earlier than the monster’s loss of life.
The pedophile, who died on Could 10 on the age of 93, sat at his dinner desk with supporters together with non-public investigator William Merritt, who had simply completed a guide on his assault trials.
Additionally seen within the beforehand unreleased image are Harris’ former assistant Lisa Ratcliffe, her boyfriend Mike Kelly and former protection lawyer Stephen Vullo KC.
It was recorded shortly after Harris obtained a duplicate of Rolf Harris: Protection Staff’s Particular Counsel Reveals Reality Behind Trialsreported The courier put up.
The disgraced TV star employed Mr Merritt to research the ladies who’ve accused him of sexual assault.
Former New Zealand police officer Merritt spent two years placing the guide collectively.
He mentioned of Harris, “He may hardly converse on the time and was very in poor health.”
“He gave me the thumbs up and wrote on a bit of paper, ‘It’s freaking superior mate, I find it irresistible, lastly individuals are going to know the reality.’”
The guide, which is listed on Amazon for £10, claims Harris was the sufferer of a witch hunt and a “flawed” police investigation.
He additionally factors out that the pedophile’s prosecutors have been in search of redress.
Harris served three years in jail for a sequence of kid sexual assault fees after being convicted of 12 counts of assault in June 2014.
The crimes have been dedicated towards 4 ladies – certainly one of whom was solely seven or eight years outdated on the time.
One other sufferer was a childhood pal of his daughter’s and one other was a younger autograph hunter.
Harris was launched from jail in Could 2017 throughout a retrial on 4 counts of lewd assault.
Later that very same yr, Harris appeared earlier than the Court docket of Attraction in London to attempt to overturn his 2014 convictions.
One conviction was overturned upon his attraction, however the different 11 stood.
It was confirmed this week that Harris had died nearly two weeks earlier at his £7million house in Bray, Berkshire.
He obtained round the clock look after his throat most cancers.
The intercourse monster made a remaining plea to his daughter Bindi earlier than his loss of life, urging her to care for her mom Alwen Hughes.