Supreme Court
Associated Press/Photo by Manuel Balce Ceneta

Kavanaugh accusers under investigation

by Kent Covington
Posted 11/05/18, 10:11 am

Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, asked the Department of Justice on Friday to investigate a woman who accused Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault. Left-wing activist Judy Munro-Leighton wrote the committee during Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing and took credit for writing an anonymous letter accusing the judge and a friend of raping her. When questioned by committee investigators, Munro-Leighton said she did not write the letter in question and had never met Kavanaugh, according to Grassley.

Read more

Associated Press/Photo by Andrew Harnik

Roberts asks for review of complaints against Kavanaugh

by Harvest Prude
Posted 10/11/18, 12:36 pm

WASHINGTON—Chief Justice John Roberts on Wednesday asked the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to look into more than a dozen ethics complaints against newly seated Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The complaints centered on Kavanaugh’s emotional testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Sept. 27 in response to Christine Blasey Ford’s accusations of sexual assault that she said occurred while they were in high school.

Read more

Associated Press/Photo by Susan Walsh

White House celebrates Kavanaugh confirmation

by Harvest Prude
Posted 10/09/18, 11:56 am

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump hosted a ceremonial swearing-in for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Monday night at the White House. Following a vitriolic confirmation fight, the Senate confirmed the president’s nominee 50-48 in a vote Saturday. The president apologized to Kavanaugh and his family for what he termed a “campaign of political and personal destruction.” Trump emphasized the importance of due process: “A man or a woman must always be presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

Read more