Kavanaugh Defends Himself, Says He Was a Virgin in High School

27 September, 2018, 01:53 | Author: Carlos George
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"I categorically and unequivocally deny the allegation against me by Dr. Ford", Kavanaugh will say.

U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) speaks during U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh's U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., September 4, 2018.

The White House had no immediate comment. Kavanaugh rejected the latest claim Wednesday as "ridiculous and from the Twilight Zone".

Ford's name isn't mentioned at all on the calendar, but she has said she didn't know Kavanaugh well at the time of the alleged assault and did not remember exactly where and when it happened.

He said that he believes Ford isn't part of a vast left-wing conspiracy, and that Kavanaugh isn't a "serial sexual predator". The women I knew in college and the men I knew in college said it's inconceivable I could have done such a thing.

The most explosive of Swetnick's allegations, though, is a claim that she witnessed efforts by Judge, Kavanaugh "and others to "target" particular girls" using spiked punch "so they could be taken advantage of".

Another friend, Keith Koegler, says Ford told her in early summer 2016 of having experienced a sexual assault when she was much younger.

"During our meal, Christine was visibly upset, so I asked her what was going on", Gildo-Mazzon wrote. Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, are under intense political pressure from both sides of the aisle. She says she was "unable to fight off the boys raping me" and told two people about it.

The woman also made other accusations in her statement. The controversy has unfolded ahead of the November 6 congressional elections in which Democrats seek to take control from the Republicans.

The subject came up again when Trump was considering his first Supreme Court nominee, who ended up being Justice Neil Gorsuch.

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"Amid that sea of coverage, our analysts found the networks devoted a minuscule fraction on the key points that support the Supreme Court nominee's case", Mr. Noyes said.

The committee's top Democrat, Senator Dianne Feinstein, has called on Grassley to postpone Thursday's hearing in order to investigate Ramirez's accusations.

The Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled its vote on Kavanaugh's nomination for Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. Flake is among a handful of Republicans - which includes Sens.

Trump said Ford's allegation was 36 years old "and nobody ever heard about it".

To skirt that challenge, Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley said Tuesday that Republicans had recruited an unnamed female lawyer to question Blasey Ford on their behalf.

In a third affidavit, Adela Gildo-Mazzon, a friend of more than a decade, said Ford first told her about the assault in June, 2013.

Ford, a university professor in California, has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her in 1982 when they were both high school students in Maryland.

Ramirez told her story in a piece published in the New Yorker over the weekend.

When Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford present their vastly different recollections to the Senate on Thursday, the quality and reliability of memory itself will be on trial. "I have faith in God and I have faith in the fairness of the American people".

Kavanaugh's confirmation would firm up conservative control of the Supreme Court and advance Trump's goal of moving the high court and the broader federal judiciary to the right. They could have pushed it through two and a half weeks ago. which is frankly what I would have preferred. "She thinks maybe it could have been him, maybe not", Trump told reporters in NY.

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