- Aug 9, 2001
After all, compensation to his victims wouldn't be demanded if there wasn't overwhelming evidence that, while he cannot now challenge, would be hard to refute.
“Only 78 cases remain from the ‘hundreds of abused victims’ – the 78 are merely those where no one could disprove the claim. They said they were in ‘x’ spot in ‘y’ year when ‘z’ occurred at the hands of Jimmy Savile and there is no evidence to show that either Savile was elsewhere, or the claimant hadn’t been born yet, or the premises didn’t exist at that time, or any of the other myriad ways in which claims have been dismissed.”
Also, l’ll remind everyone that FTMB still has an adulatory thread running about David Bowie, a man against whom there is far more evidence of repeated sex with seriously underage girls, e.g. Julie Burchill in the Spectator quoting one of the victims/participants.