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Posted On: Dec 3, 2019   |   Posted By: Boston Herald

Dershowitz responds to Sherman
Casey Sherman would have Harvard “cancel” my 50-year career as a professor even though I have done absolutely nothing wrong, either during my long teaching career or following my retirement. For Sherman, the mere fact that I was falsely accused by a woman with a long history of lying about prominent people is enough for Harvard to follow the British royal family in canceling my reputation and career. But unlike members of the royal family, I was not born into my career at Harvard. I earned it by an unblemished half century of hard work. Yet Sherman would have Harvard cancel me based on a demonstrably false accusation made for money.
I never met the woman who has falsely accused me. She has written emails and a manuscript in her own words that conclusively prove she had never met me. She told her friends and the FBI that she never met me. Her own lawyer has said in a recorded conversation that she is “wrong, simply wrong” in accusing me and it would have been impossible for me...

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