Anita Hill Speaks Out On Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Brett Kavanaugh

Kavanaugh denies high school assault allegation

Kavanaugh accuser comes forward, saying he pinned her on bed and groped her

Christine Blasey Ford has accused Kavanaugh of trying to attack her and remove her clothing in the early 1980s when they were both high school students.

The existence of the letter and some details of its contents became public in recent days.

In television interviews on Monday, Ford's Washington-based lawyer, Debra Katz, said her client would be willing to speak out publicly.

Kavanaugh was seen arriving at the White House, with no immediate reason given, while all 10 Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee wrote the panel's Republican chairman asking him to postpone a scheduled Thursday vote on the nominee to give the Federal Bureau of Investigation more time to investigate.

Chuck Schumer, immediately called for Kavanaugh's confirmation vote by the Senate Judiciary Committee to be postponed. In her letter, she said she wanted her allegation to be kept confidential, but she said she has made a decision to finally speak publicly amid heightened media scrutiny, diminishing privacy, and falsehoods about her story. In the letter, Ford said she had received medical treatment after the assault, adding that "it is upsetting to discuss sexual assault and its repercussions, yet I felt guilty and compelled as a citizens about the idea of not saying anything".

I agree with the concerns expressed in the Judiciary Committee's statement about the substance and process regarding the allegations in this latest claim against Judge Kavanaugh.

Ford said she does not remember how the gathering came together the night of the incident.

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"My biggest fear was, do I look like someone just attacked me?" she said.

Democratic senators on the Senate Judiciary Committee, which is expected to vote this week of sending Kavanaugh's nomination to the full Senate for a final confirmation vote, quickly called for a delay in the commute vote in order to further investigate the allegation against Kavanaugh, according to NBC News.

In a New York Times opinion piece published Monday, former federal clerk and assistant USA attorney David Lat urged delaying Kavanaugh's confirmation vote so Ford's allegations can be investigated and her testimony heard. On Sunday, The Washington Post published an interview with Ford. Another therapy session the following year includes the charge that Ford underwent a "rape attempt" in "her late teens", but she was allegedly 15 - not late teens - when this incident occurred.

The previously unidentified woman who alleged in a confidential letter sent to Sen.

It's disturbing that these uncorroborated allegations from more than 35 years ago, during high school, would surface on the eve of a committee vote after Democrats sat on them since July.

"Unfortunately, committee Republicans have only known this person's identity from news reports for less than 24 hours and known about her allegations for less than a week", Grassley said. "If she does want to be heard, she should do so promptly", he said.

Sixty-five women who knew Kavanagh in high school defended him in a separate letter, circulated by Senate Judiciary Committee Republicans, as someone who "always treated women with decency and respect". Kavanaugh would have been 17 at the end of his junior year at Georgetown Prep.

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Ford is now 51 and works as a clinical psychology professor at Palo Alto University in California.

She said if anyone was going to tell her story, she wanted to be the one to tell it. Kavanaugh has repeatedly denied the allegations, reiterating again on Monday that he has never done "anything like what the accuser describes - to her or anyone".

"It took a lot of courage for Christine Blasey Ford to come forward to share her story of sexual assault by Brett Kavanaugh".

In a statement on Friday, Kavanaugh denied the reported allegations that while at a party during his time in high school, he pushed a woman into a room, locked the door to the room along with another male and tried to take off the woman's clothes.

Mr Kavanaugh, 53, was questioned during four days of hearings at the Senate Judiciary Committee last week, which are now complete.

Katz is also a committed "Resistance" member opposed to the Trump administration, she told the University of Wisconsin alumni magazine, and she has donated more than $26,000 to Democratic politicians and liberal groups.

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