Sexual Abuse
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Ford tells senators she’s sure it was Kavanaugh

by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/27/18, 01:47 pm

For the first time, lawmakers and the public heard from professor Christine Blasey Ford in a televised hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday. Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault when they were teenagers, gave her opening statement with emotion.

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Supreme crisis

Supreme Court | In a vexing process, conservatives have an opportunity to be careful with the truth while pursuing the truth
by Jamie Dean
Posted 9/26/18, 05:00 pm

What a week in Washington, D.C.

On Monday evening at a restaurant near the U.S. Capitol, a small crowd of protesters ambushed Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and his wife, Heidi, as they made their way to a booth in the upscale eatery. The demonstrators heckled the couple until they left: “We believe survivors!” 

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Accusations, denials swirl ahead of Kavanaugh hearing

by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/26/18, 02:11 pm

WASHINGTON—As the Senate Judiciary Committee prepares to vote on the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh on Friday, Christine Blasey Ford sent the committee signed affidavits from four people who claim prior knowledge of Ford’s sexual assault accusation against the nominee, while another woman accused him of facilitating gang rapes at parties.

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