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Kaine calls for Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax to resign

Kaine calls for Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax to resign

Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) is joining calls for Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D) to resign after a second woman accused him of sexual assault, adding pressure on the top ...

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Fairfax accuser says consensual situation ‘quickly turned into a sexual assault’

Fairfax accuser says consensual situation 'quickly turned into a sexual assault'

Vanessa Tyson, a professor who has accused Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D) of sexual assault, issued her first statement Wednesday detailing her allegation against him. “What began as consensual ...

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Pentagon report reveals spike in unwanted sexual contact at military academies

Pentagon report reveals spike in unwanted sexual contact at military academies

Students at U.S. military academies experienced unwanted sexual contact nearly 50 percent more often compared to last school year, despite Defense Department efforts to stamp out the issue, according to ...

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Protesters confront Cruz at airport over Kavanaugh vote

Protesters confront Cruz at airport over Kavanaugh vote

A pair of protesters confronted Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) in an airport over his vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, USA Today reported Wednesday. “You think that ...

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Three Republican governors call for Brett Kavanaugh vote to be postponed

Three Republican governors call for Brett Kavanaugh vote to be postponed

Three Republican governors have called for the vote on Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in light of Christine Blasey Ford’s allegation of sexual assault. Larry Hogan of Maryland, Charlie Baker of Massachusetts and John Kasich of Ohio have ...

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Kellyanne Conway says she is a victim of sexual assault

Kellyanne Conway says she is a victim of sexual assault

Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway said on live television Sunday that she is a victim of sexual assault. The White House advisor was on CNN’s “State of the Union” ...

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This woman shared her own sexual assault experience in an effort to force senators to take the Kavanaugh allegations

This woman shared her own sexual assault experience in an effort to force senators to take the Kavanaugh allegations

This woman bravely shared her own sexual assault experience in an effort to force senators to take the Kavanaugh allegations seriously. n July, then-anonymous professor and research psychologist Christine Blasey Ford accused Supreme ...

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Kavanaugh protests escalate, over 120 arrested on Capitol Hill

Kavanaugh protests escalate, over 120 arrested on Capitol Hill

National protests against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh escalated on Monday with more than 120 people arrested on Capitol Hill, celebrities weighing in on social media, and nationwide walkouts. Capitol ...

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Avenatti says he has witnesses who can back sexual assault claims against Kavanaugh

Avenatti says he has witnesses who can back sexual assault claims against Kavanaugh

Michael Avenatti, the lawyer representing adult-film actress Stormy Daniels, is calling for the Senate to hear testimony from unnamed witnesses he claims can corroborate new allegations of sexual assault involving ...

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Marco Rubio: accuser of Brett Kavanaugh should not be criticized

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Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said Thursday that the California woman who has accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault should not be criticized if she does not testify on Monday, but ...

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