"Brett Kavanaugh, and I'm not saying anything about anybody else, Brett Kavanaugh is one of the finest human beings you will ever have the privilege of knowing or meeting", Trump said. "You couldn't get a warrant because the three people named by Dr. Ford as having been at the party outside of Kavanaugh all say they don't know what she's talking about", he said. He has said he wants to testify as soon as possible to clear his name.
White House spokeswoman Kerri Kupec called the new allegation part of a "coordinated smear campaign by the Democrats created to tear down a good man". "The White House stands firmly behind Judge Kavanaugh". "If one Republican senator should decide that Dr. Ford's allegations, assertions are true and that they are serious, it could make a big difference in the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh". "They have also refused to invite other witnesses who are essential for a fair hearing that arrives at the truth about the sexual assault".
With the conservative judge's confirmation prospects already hanging the balance, the news of a second set of allegations is likely to alarm Republicans who are hoping to push Kavanaugh's nomination through the Senate, where they hold a slim 51-49 majority.
When she first told a USA lawmaker her harrowing allegation of a 1982 high-school sexual assault at the hands of a prep-school kid now poised to become one of America's most powerful judges, she was just an anonymous psychology professor in California - and wanted to stay that way.
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"She was like, 'I can't deal with this, '" Russell Ford said. I'm just being honest: "Unless there's something more, no, I'm not going to ruin Judge Kavanaugh's life over this".
Peter Baker reports in the New YorkTimes that Judge Kavanaugh has detailed calendars covering the months of June through August 1982 that he will hand over to the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Democrats again called for the FBI to investigate Ford's claims, a request that was unlikely to be met as President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans have said it's unnecessary.
Ford said Kavanaugh's friend Mark Judge was in the room during the assault - but neither he nor others who she said were at the party have claimed any knowledge or memory of the incident, though at least one said she believes Ford's allegations.
Senator Lindsey Graham of SC, a senior member of the Judiciary Committee, said on "Fox News Sunday" said he wouldn't vote against Kavanaugh without additional evidence."Unless there's something more, no, I'm not going to ruin Judge Kavanaugh's life over this", he said.
In other words, Ford expects to be believed without question because 36 years ago she suffered what for any woman would be a devastating experience she "will never forget" - but she demands to be excused for not recalling key facts about the unforgettable.
Dianne Feinstein did not reveal that she'd received information from a woman claiming that Brett Kavanaugh had sexually assaulted her while they were teenagers in time for the Supreme Court nominee to explain himself, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday.
Ford's lawyers said it was still unclear who will ask questions, as Republicans were trying to hire an outside female counsel who could take over the questioning.
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It "snaps photos of the details that will haunt you forever, that will change your life and live under your skin". Many men shared their stories as well. "Because I didn't want people to think I made it up for attention".
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If King can't play, it will leave more snaps for rookie cornerbacks Jaire Alexander and Josh Jackson and veteran Davon House . They brought their fans to the hotel we're staying in", Norman said. "When I saw it, it was not malicious, ill intent".
If that happens, he will be obliged to register as a sex offender for life, instead of for a shorter timeframe decided by a judge. Law professor Aviva Orenstein told Reuters that #MeToo "may have influenced the judge's willingness to allow more witnesses".
Since his election in 2013, Mr Yameen has cracked down on political dissent, jailing rivals and Supreme Court justices. Mohamed Nasheed , the head of the MDP, said the vote would "bring the country back to the democratic path".
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