Boulder woman seeking FBI investigation on Brett Kavanaugh accusations

A protester against Judge Brett Kavanaugh wears a Yale shirt with a button that reads

A protester against Judge Brett Kavanaugh wears a Yale shirt with a button that reads"I Believe Dr. Christine Blasey Ford on Capitol Hill in Washington Monday Sept. 24 2018 as the Senate begins a week of scrutiny of President Donald Trump's nom

Hundreds of people protesting the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court packed the hallway next to Maine Sen. U.S. Capitol Police arrested dozens, according to news reports, including about a dozen ME activists who had made the trip to Capitol Hill. Maryella Simmons, who is part of the student group that organized the protests, says they were planned before the New Yorker magazine published new allegations Sunday.

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump staunchly defended his embattled Supreme Court nominee against a new allegation of sexual misconduct Monday, calling the accusations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh "totally political". Professor of Law at Harvard Law School.

These three are not the only Yale classmates of Kavanaugh's who have had a change of heart since the number of allegations against him grew.

"This claim is denied by all who were said to be present and is wholly inconsistent with what many women and men who knew Judge at the time in college say".

The Ivy League college has come into the national spotlight as Kavanaugh, who graduated from the law school in 1990, has been accused of sexual misconduct by two women. Kavanaugh vehemently denied the allegations and his supporters have pointed to problems with Ramirez's story, including her concession that her memory of the incident is not exactly clear.

I have been asked for more detail and additional stories, but this is all that I am comfortable sharing. My lifelong record of promoting dignity and equality for women starting with the women who knew me when I was 14 years old. If I could contribute more first-hand information, I would, but I will not be granting any more interviews or answering any more questions at this time. A vote on Kavanaugh's appointment to the high court is scheduled tentatively for Friday. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) speaking at a campus sit-in on Monday, told HuffPostthat at least 260 people showed up, a lot of them dressed in black, to demand an investigation into the allegations. Jeff Flake of Arizona.

All three men had signed an August 24 letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee that commended Kavanaugh as a man with a "considerable intellect, friendly manner, good sense of humor and humility".

Republicans have rebuffed calls for a full investigation into the alleged sexual assault.

She said Collins' staff told them the senator was not available to meet with them Monday.

"He raped me as he choked me", she said in a video that later circulated Twitter with thousands of retweets.

"I'm here to say that I stand with you or sit with you".

Girls for Gender Equity, a non-profit based in Brooklyn, New York, that aims to create more opportunities for women and girls, arranged protests at the Supreme Court and a walkout at City Hall in New York City.

It was meant to "create an environment where survivors are heard and listened to", Emily Carpenter, a long-time member of the organization and sexual assault survivor, told ABC News at the protest. She realizes the gravity of the situation in which she's coming forward. One of his accusers, Deborah Ramirez, was a former classmate of Kavanaugh's at Yale during their undergraduate years.

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