Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Home (page 3)

Tag Archives: Brett Kavanaugh

Arizona prosecutor is GOP choice to question Kavanaugh and Ford

WASHINGTON – Republican senators have selected Arizona prosecutor Rachel Mitchell to question Judge Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who has accused the Supreme Court nominee of sexually assaulting her when they were teenagers, a top senator announced Tuesday. Mitchell, the ...

Read More »

White House grapples with dual crises over Kavanaugh and Rosenstein

WASHINGTON – Antsy and impatient, President Donald Trump called Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Saturday with an unmistakable message: Call the vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court, and call it soon, according to two people ...

Read More »

Yale Law faculty call on Senate committee to treat allegations seriously in Kavanaugh nomination

A majority of Yale Law School faculty members are urging the Senate Judiciary Committee not to rush to judgment in considering Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, a graduate of the school, and to treat seriously allegations regarding a past sexual ...

Read More »

GOP pushing forward for Kavanaugh, accuser wants ‘fairness’

WASHINGTON — Republicans say they’re forging ahead in their drive to push Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination through the Senate, even as the woman accusing him of a decades-old sexual attack is threatening to boycott a committee hearing and suggesting ...

Read More »

‘What happens at Georgetown Prep stays at Georgetown Prep’

The speech at Catholic University’s Columbus School of Law was supposed to analyze whether judges should behave like umpires in a baseball game, analyzing words from Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. But Judge Brett Kavanaugh decided to share his personal ...

Read More »

‘Shut up and step up.’ This senator’s message to men in the wake of the Kavanaugh accusation

Many Democrats in congress have said they support Christine Blasey Ford, the professor who this week publicly accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her decades ago when they were teenagers. But few have made as big a ...

Read More »

The worst is yet to come for Kavanaugh’s accuser

Nothing adequately prepares a sex crime victim for the moment she goes public. Christine Blasey Ford, who alleges that Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her decades ago, may do so on a national stage before Senate Judiciary ...

Read More »

What the man accused of helping Kavanaugh assault a woman wrote about female sexuality

A quote from a playwright runs alongside the family photos on Mark Judge’s page in his high school yearbook: “Certain women should be struck regularly, like gongs.” Judge’s yearbook entry appears one page before the bio of his classmate at ...

Read More »

Bitter Senate fight to confirm Kavanaugh plunges into deeper chaos over letter

WASHINGTON – The bitter Senate fight to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court plunged into deeper chaos Thursday as a top Democrat disclosed she had referred “information” about President Donald Trump’s nominee to the FBI. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., ...

Read More »