• Christine Blasey Ford will testify before Senate Judiciary on Wednesday

    25 days ago - By Think Progress

    Dr. Christine Blasey Ford has accepted an invitation to appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, to provide testimony about her alleged sexual assault by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, her lawyers said.
    The decision, which was announced on Saturday, is the culmination of a week-long back and forth between the California professor and top Republicans on the committee. Chairman Chuck Grassley had previously given Ford a deadline of 10 p.m. Friday to respond to his offer for her to testify, but later extended it to 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
    Ford, who also goes by “Blasey”...
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  • Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford Agrees to Testify

    Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford Agrees to Testify

    25 days ago - By Slate

    Minutes before a 2:30 p.m. deadline on Saturday, Christine Blasey Ford agreed that she would testify before Congress next week about her claims that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when the two of them were in high school. Lawyers representing Ford wrote to the Senate Judiciary Committee saying that their client “accepts” the request to testify but expressed optimism they would be able to negotiate conditions at the hearing.
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  • Christine Blasey Ford Accepts Senate Request To Discuss Alleged Kavanaugh Assault

    25 days ago - By CBS

    WASHINGTON - Lawyers for the woman who's accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of a sexual assault decades ago when they were teenagers say they've accepted the Senate Judiciary Committee's request for her to tell her story.
    But attorneys for Christine Blasey Ford say in a letter to the committee's Republican majority that they want to set up a time later Saturday to keep discussing terms of Ford's appearance.
    The letter says Ford “accepts” the committee's request that in the coming week she would “provide her first-hand knowledge of Brett Kavanaugh's sexual misconduct.”
    The...
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  • Lawyers For Christine Blasey Ford Say She Will Testify Before Senate Committee

    Lawyers For Christine Blasey Ford Say She Will Testify Before Senate Committee

    25 days ago - By NPR

    Lawyers for the woman who accused Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault say she will testify before the Senate Judiciary committee next week.
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  • Christine Blasey Ford agrees to testify in Senate hearing

    25 days ago - By Politicus USA

    A woman who has accused U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault has agreed to testify before a Senate panel, her lawyers said on Saturday.
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  • Kavanaugh accuser agrees to testify before Senate committee next week

    25 days ago - By ABC News

    Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers said she will testify about her accusation of sexual assault by Kavanaugh.
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  • Kavanaugh accuser accepts request to testify before Senate Judiciary Committee next week

    25 days ago - By ABC

    Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, has agreed to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee next week.
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  • Christine Blasey Ford has agreed to testify against Brett Kavanaugh

    Christine Blasey Ford has agreed to testify against Brett Kavanaugh

    25 days ago - By Business Insider

    Christine Blasey Ford has accepted the Senate Judiciary Committee's request to testify against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
    Ford alleges that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a high school party in the 1980s. Kavanaugh denies the accusation.
    Lawyers representing Christine Blasey Ford say she has accepted the Senate Judiciary Committee's request to testify about her allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, The Washington Post reported .
    The decision comes after days of back and forth between Ford and Republicans on the committee over the date and terms of her...
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  • Lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford say she has accepted Senate Judiciary Committee's request to testify against Kavanaugh

    25 days ago - By The Washington Post

    Ford has accused the Supreme Court nominee of sexually assaulting her when they were teenagers.
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  • Brett Kavanaugh's Accuser Says She's Willing to Testify Before Senate Committee

    25 days ago - By NY Times

    The decision by the woman, Christine Blasey Ford, came after days of uncertainty over whether she would appear at a hearing and answer questions about her accusations of sexual assault.
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  • Kavanaugh accuser will testify against him

    Kavanaugh accuser will testify against him

    25 days ago - By New York Post

    The woman who has roiled the U.S. Senate with sexual assault accusations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will testify against him, after all. Attorneys for Christine Blasey Ford sent an acceptance letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee with moments to spare before a 2:30 p.m. Saturday deadline which was set late Friday by the...
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  • Brett Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford Agrees to Testify

    25 days ago - By Fortune

    The woman who's accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault has agreed to testify before a Senate panel, her lawyers said in an email to staff of the Senate Judiciary Committee, asking to iron out an agreement on specifics.
    Christine Blasey Ford "accepts the Committee's request to provide her first-hand knowledge of Brett Kavanaugh's sexual misconduct next week," wrote Debra S. Katz and Lisa Banks.
    "We are hopeful we can reach agreement on details," the lawyers wrote, requesting a time on Saturday to "continue our negotiations."
    The move potentially sets up a final...
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  • Lawyers for Kavanaugh accuser say she has accepted Senate committee's request to testify

    25 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - Lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford say she has accepted the Senate Judiciary Committee request to testify against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The committee and lawyers for Ford have been in negotiations for days about whether she would appear before the panel. Ford has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her in the 1980s...
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  • Kavanaugh accuser accepts Senate Judiciary Committee's request to testify

    25 days ago - By Politico

    Christine Blasey Ford has accepted the Senate Judiciary Committee's request to testify on Ford's allegation that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in high school, Ford's attorneys told Senate Republicans on Saturday afternoon in an email obtained by POLITICO. Ford's lawyers indicated they have yet to reach an agreement with the committee on the specifics and asked to continue negotiations about the details of her appearance on Saturday afternoon. “Dr. Ford accepts the Committee's request to provide her first-hand knowledge of Brett Kavanaugh's sexual misconduct...
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  • Christine Blasey Ford, accuser of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, agrees to Senate testimony

    25 days ago - By CNBC

    Christine Blasey Ford, a California professor at the center of a sexual assault accusation against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, has agreed to testify to representatives of the Senate Judiciary Committee sometime next week.
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  • Lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford 'accept' senate panel request to tell her story

    25 days ago - By ABC

    Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers have accepted a request for her to testify to a senate panel about allegations that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a party when they were teens.
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