A woman is accusing Brett Kavanaugh of trying to rape her 36 years ago when they both were teenagers. Kavanaugh has denied anything happened. He and the woman, Christine Ford, have both signaled their willingness to testify before the US Congress.
A woman who accuses US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct testified before a Senate committee hearing. Kavanaugh said the claim is false and called the allegations a calculated political hit.
Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assaulting her, has agreed to testify before a Senate panel. Ford's allegations have delayed the conservative judge's confirmation to the Supreme Court.
Brett Kavanaugh has been sworn in as justice on the top court after weeks of controversy. The court now leans 5-4 towards conservatives, ushering in concerns about abortion rights and gun control.
© 2019 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version