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Lindsey Graham: 'I Feel Sorry for Her'

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Appearing on Fox News Sunday, Sen. Lindsey Graham describes the woman accusing Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault as a victim of the Democrats: "I want to listen to Dr. Ford. I feel sorry for her. I think she's being used here," he says, per Fox News. He then takes...
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Lawyers for Kavanaugh accuser commit to 'open' Senate hearing

Lawyers for Kavanaugh accuser commit to 'open' Senate hearing

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Lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault at a party when they were teens, have committed to an open Senate hearing.
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The Latest: Ford's lawyers commit to Thursday Senate hearing

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WASHINGTON - The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, who accuses him of sexually assaulting her decades ago : 1:20 p.m. Attorneys for Brett Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, are citing "important progress" on a high-stakes public hearing to air out her decades-old sexual assault claim against the Supreme Court nominee.
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Christine Blasey Ford Reaches Deal to Testify at Kavanaugh Hearing

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Some details on the agreement still needed to be finalized, but her lawyers said those would not impede her testifying Thursday on her accusation of sexual assault.
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Kavanaugh accuser will testify Thursday in front of Senate Judiciary Committee

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Christine Blasey Ford's representatives and Senate negotiators spent the weekend trying to reach an agreement for the California professor to tell her story. Ford has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her in the early 1980s when they were teenagers. Kavanaugh has firmly denied her allegations. This is a developing story....
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Sen. Maize Hirono Rocks Kavanaugh By Telling Him That Sexual Assault Investigation Is Coming

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Sen. Maize Hirono made it clear that an investigation of the accusation of sexual assault against Brett Kavanaugh is coming even if he is confirmed to the Supreme Court.
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Hirono: 'I believe' Kavanaugh accuser

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Sen. Mazie Hirono said she trusts Christine Blasey Ford's account of a sexual assault by Brett Kavanaugh more than three decades ago, and said that she and many of her fellow Senate Democrats don't trust everything he told them. “I believe her, let's put it that way. There's credibility to her story,” Hirono, a Hawaiian Democrat who sits on the Senate Judiciary Committee, said in an interview Sunday on CNN's “State of the Union.” “There's nothing for her to gain by even coming forward with this,” she added. The Senate Judiciary Committee tentatively agreed this weekend to a Thursday...
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