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Senate Democrats Support Christine Blasey Ford's Request for FBI Probe

8 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's accuser wants an investigation of her sexual assault claim before she faces the Senate Judiciary Committee.
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Jennifer Horn: Democrats treated Ford's claim like a political football

Jennifer Horn: Democrats treated Ford's claim like a political football

8 monthes ago   |   By Union Leader

WITH A LAST MINUTE accusation of attempted sexual assault made by a woman he may or may not have known in high school, the confirmation process for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has blown up into the most important MeToo story of the year.
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Christine Blasey Ford Wants an FBI Investigation of Kavanaugh Sexual Assault Allegation Before Testifying Before Senate

8 monthes ago   |   By Slate

In the wake of her sexual assault allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, Christine Blasey Ford looked set to take center stage and testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee during a slot carved out Monday, but now the next step in the handling of her allegation is in flux and her appearance in doubt. On Tuesday, Ford's lawyers sent Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley of Iowa a letter expressing Ford's desire to appear before the committee, but only after the FBI was given the opportunity to investigate the matter in order to “ensure that the crucial facts and...
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Kavanaugh's accuser wants FBI to probe allegations before testifying: CNN

8 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

The woman accusing U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault decades ago says she wants the FBI to probe the allegations before she testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee, CNN reported on Tuesday.
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Kavanaugh accuser wants FBI investigation before she will testify: lawyer

8 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

A woman who has accused President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, of sexual assault decades ago wants her allegations to be investigated by the FBI before she appears at a U.S. Senate hearing, one of her lawyers said on Tuesday.
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Investigate Kavanaugh

8 monthes ago   |   By Slate

Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who claims that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were teenagers more than 30 years ago, wants an investigation. In a letter sent Tuesday to Chuck Grassley, the Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Ford's lawyers called for an FBI probe of “ the crucial facts and witnesses in this matter .”
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Brett Kavanaugh's accuser wants the FBI to investigate her claims before she testifies to Senate committee, and it could delay his Supreme Court confirmation indefinitely

Brett Kavanaugh's accuser wants the FBI to investigate her claims before she testifies to Senate committee, and it could delay his Supreme Court confirmation indefinitely

8 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Attorneys for Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her during their high school years in the 1980s, wants "a full investigation by law enforcement officials" of the alleged incident.
Ford's attorneys said in a letter that a federal investigation must be conducted, prior to any hearings, in order "ensure that the crucial facts and witnesses in this matter are assessed."
Prior to the letter, lawmakers were awaiting Ford's response to their request for a public hearing set for Monday.
The letter also confirmed earlier reports that Ford, a...
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