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#Brett Kavanaugh

# brett-kavanaugh - Monday 16 September, 2019

Trump defends Justice Brett Kavanaugh as he faces fresh sexual misconduct allegations
# Allegations
# Allegations

Trump defends Justice Brett Kavanaugh as he faces fresh sexual misconduct allegations

Sep 16th 2019, 7:51 AM 22,585 Views 22 Comments

A former Yale classmate of Kavanaugh alleged that the jurist exposed himself at a freshman year party.

# brett-kavanaugh - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

Trump says America owes Brett Kavanaugh an apology at White House swearing-in
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Trump says America owes Brett Kavanaugh an apology at White House swearing-in

Oct 9th 2018, 7:24 AM 19,344 Views 75 Comments

Kavanaugh himself struck a markedly more conciliatory tone, insisting he had “no bitterness”.

# brett-kavanaugh - Monday 8 October, 2018

The first Tuesday of November will define the next chapter of American politics
# Opinion
# Opinion

The first Tuesday of November will define the next chapter of American politics

Oct 8th 2018, 7:30 PM 14,135 Views 33 Comments

The US mid-terms will be the first nationwide referendum on Donald Trump, writes Larry Donnelly.

# brett-kavanaugh - Sunday 7 October, 2018

'Very, very good': Trump welcomes Kavanaugh's appointment to Supreme Court
# CONFIRMED
# CONFIRMED

'Very, very good': Trump welcomes Kavanaugh's appointment to Supreme Court

Oct 7th 2018, 7:28 AM 15,800 Views 47 Comments

Kavanaugh was sworn in as a justice yesterday in Washington after a fraught nomination that sparked protests.

# brett-kavanaugh - Saturday 6 October, 2018

US Senate confirms Kavanaugh to Supreme Court after divisive fight
# KAVANAUGH
# KAVANAUGH

US Senate confirms Kavanaugh to Supreme Court after divisive fight

Updated Oct 6th 2018, 9:16 PM 24,040 Views 141 Comments

The Senate voted 50-48 to approve Kavanaugh in a major win for Trump.

US Senate poised to confirm Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh later today
# Confirmation
# Confirmation

US Senate poised to confirm Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh later today

Oct 6th 2018, 9:48 AM 8,799 Views 80 Comments

If Kavanaugh is confirmed, Trump will have succeeded in having his two picks seated on the court.

# brett-kavanaugh - Friday 5 October, 2018

Senators back Brett Kavanaugh, paving way for Supreme Court confirmation
# Assault Allegations
# Assault Allegations

Senators back Brett Kavanaugh, paving way for Supreme Court confirmation

Updated Oct 5th 2018, 10:34 PM 27,430 Views 95 Comments

Donald Trump’s controversial nominee is likely to be confirmed to the court this weekend.

Criticism of Amy Schumer's reaction to her arrest is deliberately short-sighted
# Believe Women
From The Daily Edge
# Believe Women

Criticism of Amy Schumer's reaction to her arrest is deliberately short-sighted

Oct 5th 2018, 10:33 AM 12,098 Views 2 Comments

‘Needed her Street Cred badge.’

Poll: Do you think Brett Kavanaugh should be made a US Supreme Court justice?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think Brett Kavanaugh should be made a US Supreme Court justice?

Oct 5th 2018, 9:49 AM 53,222 Views 191 Comments

Christine Blasey Ford says Kavanaugh drunkenly groped her and attempted to rape her when they were teenagers attending a party decades ago.

Hundreds arrested at protest against nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court

Hundreds arrested at protest against nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court

Oct 5th 2018, 7:23 AM 16,965 Views 72 Comments

Thousands of protesters marched against the expected appointment of Kavanaugh in Washington yesterday.

# brett-kavanaugh - Thursday 4 October, 2018

War of words in Washington after FBI probe finds 'no hint of misconduct' against Kavanaugh
# US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court

War of words in Washington after FBI probe finds 'no hint of misconduct' against Kavanaugh

Updated Oct 4th 2018, 9:07 PM 36,200 Views 110 Comments

A final vote on Kavanaugh’s nomination to the US Supreme Court is expected to take place on Saturday.

# brett-kavanaugh - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Trump might think it's a scary time to be a young man, but it's always been scary to be a woman
# Me Too
From The Daily Edge
# Me Too

Trump might think it's a scary time to be a young man, but it's always been scary to be a woman

Oct 3rd 2018, 3:57 PM 2,811 Views 2 Comments

As Halloween approaches, let’s consider the truly terrifying aspects of everyday life.

Donald Trump did an impression of Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine Blasey Ford
# Rally
# Rally

Donald Trump did an impression of Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine Blasey Ford

Oct 3rd 2018, 9:53 AM 45,526 Views 167 Comments

He repeated phrases from Dr Ford’s testimony at a rally in Mississippi, which gathered applause.

# brett-kavanaugh - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Donald Trump says it's a 'scary' and 'difficult' time for young men in America
# Metoo
# Metoo

Donald Trump says it's a 'scary' and 'difficult' time for young men in America

Oct 2nd 2018, 8:02 PM 21,903 Views 70 Comments

Trump was again asked about Brett Kavanaugh by reporters today.

'He has not told the truth': Ex-classmate of Brett Kavanaugh contradicts his claims about his drinking habits
# US Supreme Court
# US Supreme Court

'He has not told the truth': Ex-classmate of Brett Kavanaugh contradicts his claims about his drinking habits

Oct 2nd 2018, 7:12 AM 35,091 Views 71 Comments

It comes days after the FBI opened a probe into allegations against the Supreme Court nominee.

# brett-kavanaugh - Monday 1 October, 2018

Donald Trump: 'I never had a beer in my life... can you imagine if I had? What a mess I would be'
# Teetotally Fine
# Teetotally Fine

Donald Trump: 'I never had a beer in my life... can you imagine if I had? What a mess I would be'

Oct 1st 2018, 10:29 PM 40,110 Views 39 Comments

In a long press conference, Trump touched on the Brett Kavanaugh scandal and the new trade deal with Mexico and Canada.

Former classmate says Brett Kavanaugh was a 'frequent and heavy drinker' in college
# FBI Probe
# FBI Probe

Former classmate says Brett Kavanaugh was a 'frequent and heavy drinker' in college

Oct 1st 2018, 7:19 AM 38,949 Views 77 Comments

Charles Ludington says Kavanaugh delivered a ‘blatant mischaracterisation’ of his drinking during last week’s hearing.

# brett-kavanaugh - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway: 'I'm a victim of sexual assault'
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway: 'I'm a victim of sexual assault'

Sep 30th 2018, 5:22 PM 35,147 Views 38 Comments

Conway made the disclosure on CNN while defending Trump’s embattled Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

# brett-kavanaugh - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Why Christine Blasey Ford's testimony is both 'extraordinary' and 'typical'
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Why Christine Blasey Ford's testimony is both 'extraordinary' and 'typical'

Sep 29th 2018, 7:00 AM 23,175 Views 53 Comments

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre said a person “may carry out a serious sexual assault without even recognising they have done so”.

# brett-kavanaugh - Friday 28 September, 2018

Trump orders week-long FBI probe into allegations against Brett Kavanaugh
# Flake News
# Flake News

Trump orders week-long FBI probe into allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

Updated Sep 28th 2018, 10:26 PM 36,767 Views 121 Comments

Fiery protests marked today’s hearing after yesterday’s testimony from Kavanaugh and his assault accuser Christine Blasey Ford.

'A Supreme Clash' - America's newspapers reflect a nation transfixed by the Ford/Kavanaugh hearing
# Front Pages
# Front Pages

'A Supreme Clash' - America's newspapers reflect a nation transfixed by the Ford/Kavanaugh hearing

Sep 28th 2018, 12:59 PM 22,850 Views 64 Comments

Images of the pair are ubiquitous across all US media today.

Trump tweets support for Kavanaugh after fiery hearing: 'He showed America exactly why I nominated him'
# Accused
# Accused

Trump tweets support for Kavanaugh after fiery hearing: 'He showed America exactly why I nominated him'

Sep 28th 2018, 7:37 AM 15,947 Views 109 Comments

Trump pushed for the Senate to go ahead with a vote on his nomination.

# brett-kavanaugh - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh comes out swinging, says his family's life 'has been destroyed' by assault allegation
# Fighting Back
# Fighting Back

Brett Kavanaugh comes out swinging, says his family's life 'has been destroyed' by assault allegation

Sep 27th 2018, 9:33 PM 39,858 Views 116 Comments

Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee says that he will not quit regardless of the allegations he is facing.

'They were having fun' - Accuser of Trump's Supreme Court nominee describes the 'laughter' during alleged assault
# Christine Blasey Ford
# Christine Blasey Ford

'They were having fun' - Accuser of Trump's Supreme Court nominee describes the 'laughter' during alleged assault

Updated Sep 27th 2018, 4:14 PM 28,661 Views 124 Comments

Brett Kavanaugh is due to testify after Christine Blasey Ford.

Accuser of Trump's Supreme Court nominee feared Kavanaugh would 'rape' her
# Testimony
# Testimony

Accuser of Trump's Supreme Court nominee feared Kavanaugh would 'rape' her

Sep 27th 2018, 7:47 AM 13,291 Views 42 Comments

Brett Kavanaugh accuser says his actions left her “drastically altered”.

# brett-kavanaugh - Monday 24 September, 2018

Second sexual misconduct allegation against US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh
# Embattled
# Embattled

Second sexual misconduct allegation against US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Sep 24th 2018, 7:04 AM 17,788 Views 50 Comments

The latest allegation relates to Kavanaugh’s time as a student at Yale.

# brett-kavanaugh - Sunday 23 September, 2018

The strikingly similar 1991 case where the US President's Supreme Court pick was almost derailed
# Parallels
# Parallels

The strikingly similar 1991 case where the US President's Supreme Court pick was almost derailed

Sep 23rd 2018, 10:00 PM 24,352 Views 21 Comments

With the allegations being levelled against Brett Kavanaugh, it is drawing comparison with the case of Anita Hill and Clarence Thomas 27 years ago.

Woman who accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault to testify on Thursday
# Death Threats
# Death Threats

Woman who accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault to testify on Thursday

Updated Sep 23rd 2018, 6:41 PM 18,429 Views 83 Comments

Kavanaugh is Donald Trump’s nominee the US Supreme Court – but he has to be voted in by the Senate.

# brett-kavanaugh - Friday 21 September, 2018

Trump challenges Supreme Court nominee accuser over account of sex attack
# Brett Kavanaugh
# Brett Kavanaugh

Trump challenges Supreme Court nominee accuser over account of sex attack

Sep 21st 2018, 3:28 PM 19,273 Views 88 Comments

Christine Blasey Ford alleges that Brett Kavanaugh drunkenly assaulted her when they were teenagers.

# brett-kavanaugh - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Trump pushes Kavanaugh's accuser to testify; her lawyer says she needs more time
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Trump pushes Kavanaugh's accuser to testify; her lawyer says she needs more time

Sep 20th 2018, 7:29 AM 10,569 Views 63 Comments

Ford has until tomorrow to submit a statement if she intends to testify on Monday.

# brett-kavanaugh - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Trump says it's 'hard to imagine' Supreme Court nominee assaulted woman
# Brett Kavanaugh
# Brett Kavanaugh

Trump says it's 'hard to imagine' Supreme Court nominee assaulted woman

Updated Sep 19th 2018, 9:11 PM 21,033 Views 72 Comments

Republicans have set a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing for Monday that is supposed to feature Brett Kavanaugh and his accuser.

# brett-kavanaugh - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Trump rejects calls for FBI probe into his Supreme Court pick over alleged sexual assault
# Brett Kavanaugh
# Brett Kavanaugh

Trump rejects calls for FBI probe into his Supreme Court pick over alleged sexual assault

Sep 18th 2018, 9:16 PM 9,912 Views 30 Comments

“He is a very outstanding man… I’m totally supportive,” the US President said of Brett Kavanaugh.

# brett-kavanaugh - Monday 17 September, 2018

Trump stands by Supreme Court nominee after sex assault allegation
# Brett Kavanaugh
# Brett Kavanaugh

Trump stands by Supreme Court nominee after sex assault allegation

Updated Sep 17th 2018, 10:49 PM 46,960 Views 71 Comments

Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the lifetime post would see the balance of the Court swing towards conservatism.

# brett-kavanaugh - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Trump's Supreme Court pick grilled on abortion laws and emails about Mueller investigation
# Brett Kavanaugh
# Brett Kavanaugh

Trump's Supreme Court pick grilled on abortion laws and emails about Mueller investigation

Sep 6th 2018, 9:35 PM 8,836 Views 19 Comments

Democrats have been grilling the judge Trump has selected – but he’s likely to be approved by the Republican-controlled Senate.

# brett-kavanaugh - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Trump's Supreme Court candidate quizzed on his loyalty to the US President
# Brett Kavanaugh
# Brett Kavanaugh

Trump's Supreme Court candidate quizzed on his loyalty to the US President

Sep 5th 2018, 9:48 PM 13,764 Views 22 Comments

“I owe my loyalty to the Constitution,” Brett Kavanaugh told the committee. “No one is above the law in our constitutional system.”

# brett-kavanaugh - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Extraordinary scenes mark beginning of 4-day hearing for Trump's Supreme Court pick
# Brett Kavanaugh
# Brett Kavanaugh

Extraordinary scenes mark beginning of 4-day hearing for Trump's Supreme Court pick

Sep 4th 2018, 10:11 PM 28,691 Views 37 Comments

Handmaid’s Tale protesters and accusations of withheld documents marred the opening statements of Senators today.

'There will be sparks': Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court confirmation hearings begin today
# Congress
# Congress

'There will be sparks': Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court confirmation hearings begin today

Sep 4th 2018, 6:20 AM 8,534 Views 5 Comments

Some two dozen witnesses are lined up to argue for and against confirming Kavanaugh.

# brett-kavanaugh - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Trump picks Republican favourite for Supreme Court - setting up a ferocious confirmation battle
# The Supremes
# The Supremes

Trump picks Republican favourite for Supreme Court - setting up a ferocious confirmation battle

Jul 10th 2018, 6:56 AM 11,689 Views 26 Comments

He also has an expansive view of executive power and has favoured limits on investigating the president.