[

christine blasey ford

]

Donald Trump flashes thumbs up on Air Force One after Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation

US President Donald Trump flashed reporters aboard Air Force One two thumbs up as the Senate confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to push the top US court to the right, and later assailed demonstrators who banged on the doors of the Supreme Court in protest as “an angry mob”.
Donald Trump said he is “100 per cent” certain that Christine Blasey Ford, who accused  Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, named the wrong person.(Reuters)
Donald Trump said he is “100 per cent” certain that Christine Blasey Ford, who accused  Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, named the wrong person.(Reuters)
Published on Oct 07, 2018 09:05 AM IST
Copy Link
Bloomberg, Washington | ByAlyza Sebenius and Laura Curtis

US Senate’s procedural vote for Brett Kavanaugh on Friday, final vote day after

The United States Senate’s Republican leadership moved forward with the confirmation process of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, setting up a Friday procedural vote and a final floor vote the following day.
United States President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh (pictured) has been accused of sexual assault.(Reuters)
United States President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh (pictured) has been accused of sexual assault.(Reuters)
Updated on Oct 05, 2018 08:45 AM IST
Copy Link
Washington | ByAgence France-Presse

‘Very scary time for young men in America’: Donald Trump amid Kavanaugh row

United States President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that allegations of sexual misconduct against his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh showed that “it’s a very scary time for young men in America” who now may be presumed guilty even when innocent.
US President Donald Trump on Friday ordered an FBI investigation into allegations of sexual assault against his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.(Reuters)
US President Donald Trump on Friday ordered an FBI investigation into allegations of sexual assault against his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.(Reuters)
Updated on Oct 03, 2018 09:26 AM IST
Copy Link
Washington | ByReuters

Kavanaugh hearing: Supreme Court nominee gains support of key Republican senator ahead of crucial vote

The Senate Judiciary Committee was expected to narrowly vote in favour of Donald Trump’s pick after key Republican Jeff Flake said he would back Brett Kavanaugh.
Supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on September 27, 2018.(AFP)
Supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on September 27, 2018.(AFP)
Updated on Sep 28, 2018 08:58 PM IST
Copy Link
Associated Press | ByThe Associated Press

American Bar Association seeks delay in Brett Kavanaugh nomination

The American Bar Association called on the US Senate to delay a vote on Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination until “after an appropriate background check into the allegations” made by Christine Blasey Ford regarding sexual assault is completed by the FBI.
The letter came at the end of a tumultuous day in which Christine Blasey Ford accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her at a Maryland house party in 1982.(Reuters)
The letter came at the end of a tumultuous day in which Christine Blasey Ford accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her at a Maryland house party in 1982.(Reuters)
Updated on Sep 28, 2018 05:54 PM IST
Copy Link
Bloomberg, Washington | BySahil Kapur

US President Trump ‘shaken by Ford’, but backs SC nominee Kavanaugh after hearing

Within moments of the eight-hour proceedings concluding, Trump tweeted his approval of Kavanaugh’s performance and called on the Senate to move swiftly to a vote.
US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, September 27, 2018.(Reuters)
US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, September 27, 2018.(Reuters)
Updated on Sep 28, 2018 01:27 PM IST
Copy Link
Washington | ByAssociated Press

Kavanaugh-Ford sexual assault controversy: She said, then he said; now what will senators say

America watched, transfixed, the gripping day-long hearing of Christine Blasey Ford recounting in harrowing detail an alleged attempted rape by Brett Kavanaugh, a Supreme Court nominee, 36 years ago. Now senators must decide who they believe, a vote that could affect Kavanaugh’s nomination.
US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Professor Christine Blasey Ford, testify in this combination photo during a Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, US, on September 27, 2018.(Reuters)
US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Professor Christine Blasey Ford, testify in this combination photo during a Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, US, on September 27, 2018.(Reuters)
Updated on Sep 28, 2018 09:29 AM IST
Copy Link
Washington | ByThe New York Times

‘I will not be intimidated’: Trump’s Supreme Court pick Kavanaugh denies sexual assault claims

Brett Kavanaugh’s defense came after a university professor, Christine Blasey Ford, told the Senate Judiciary Committee that he sexually assaulted her 36 years ago.
US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington.(Reuters)
US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington.(Reuters)
Updated on Sep 28, 2018 02:23 AM IST
Copy Link
Washington | ByAgence France-Presse

Was virgin till ‘many years after’: US Supreme Court-nominee Brett Kavanaugh denies sexually assaulting anyone

US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and his wife sat down for an interview with Fox News Channel after a second woman accused him of sexual misconduct.
US Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh listens during his US Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington.(Reuters File Photo)
US Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh listens during his US Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington.(Reuters File Photo)
Updated on Sep 25, 2018 11:29 PM IST
Copy Link
Washington | ByAssociated Press

Second woman accuses US Supreme Court-nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault: Report

The New Yorker magazine reported Sunday night that Senate Democrats were investigating a second woman’s accusation of sexual misconduct by Brett Kavanaugh while he was in Yale University.
US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh speaks on the second day of his confirmation hearing in front of the US Senate in Washington DC.(AFP File Photo)
US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh speaks on the second day of his confirmation hearing in front of the US Senate in Washington DC.(AFP File Photo)
Updated on Sep 24, 2018 07:57 AM IST
Copy Link
Washington | ByAssociated Press

Brett Kavanaugh’s sex abuse accuser to testify on Thursday before Senate panel

A woman who has accused US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault has agreed to testify before a Senate panel, her lawyers said on Saturday.
US Supreme Court nominee judge Brett Kavanaugh looks on during his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington.(Reuters)
US Supreme Court nominee judge Brett Kavanaugh looks on during his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington.(Reuters)
Updated on Sep 23, 2018 11:45 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Washington | ByYashwant Raj

Trump calls out Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser over account of sex attack

Christine Blasey Ford, a college professor, alleges that Kavanaugh drunkenly assaulted her at a party when he was 17, she was 15, and they were attending private schools outside Washington in the 1980s.
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh leaves his home in Chevy Chase, Maryland on September.(AFP File Photo)
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh leaves his home in Chevy Chase, Maryland on September.(AFP File Photo)
Updated on Sep 21, 2018 11:47 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Washington | ByYashwant Raj
SHARE
Story Saved
×
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Tuesday, November 30, 2021