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# assault allegations
Senators back Brett Kavanaugh, paving way for Supreme Court confirmation
Donald Trump’s controversial nominee is likely to be confirmed to the court this weekend.
# US Supreme Court
Hundreds arrested at protest against nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court
Thousands of protesters marched against the expected appointment of Kavanaugh in Washington yesterday.
# US Supreme Court
War of words in Washington after FBI probe finds 'no hint of misconduct' against Kavanaugh
A final vote on Kavanaugh’s nomination to the US Supreme Court is expected to take place on Saturday.
# christine blasey ford
Trump slammed by Republican colleagues after mocking Kavanaugh accuser
His comments were described as “appalling”.
# 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
As Halloween approaches, let’s consider the truly terrifying aspects of everyday life.
# rally
Donald Trump did an impression of Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine Blasey Ford
He repeated phrases from Dr Ford’s testimony at a rally in Mississippi, which gathered applause.
# FBI probe
Former classmate says Brett Kavanaugh was a 'frequent and heavy drinker' in college
Charles Ludington says Kavanaugh delivered a ‘blatant mischaracterisation’ of his drinking during last week’s hearing.
# Sexual Assault
Why Christine Blasey Ford's testimony is both 'extraordinary' and 'typical'
The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre said a person “may carry out a serious sexual assault without even recognising they have done so”.
# flake news
Trump orders week-long FBI probe into allegations against Brett Kavanaugh
Fiery protests marked today’s hearing after yesterday’s testimony from Kavanaugh and his assault accuser Christine Blasey Ford.
# Front Pages
'A Supreme Clash' - America's newspapers reflect a nation transfixed by the Ford/Kavanaugh hearing
Images of the pair are ubiquitous across all US media today.
# fighting back
Brett Kavanaugh comes out swinging, says his family's life 'has been destroyed' by assault allegation
Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee says that he will not quit regardless of the allegations he is facing.
# christine blasey ford
'They were having fun' - Accuser of Trump's Supreme Court nominee describes the 'laughter' during alleged assault
Brett Kavanaugh is due to testify after Christine Blasey Ford.
# Death Threats
Woman who accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault to testify on Thursday
Kavanaugh is Donald Trump’s nominee the US Supreme Court – but he has to be voted in by the Senate.
# Brett Kavanaugh
Trump challenges Supreme Court nominee accuser over account of sex attack
Christine Blasey Ford alleges that Brett Kavanaugh drunkenly assaulted her when they were teenagers.
# Brett Kavanaugh
Trump says it's 'hard to imagine' Supreme Court nominee assaulted woman
Republicans have set a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing for Monday that is supposed to feature Brett Kavanaugh and his accuser.
# Brett Kavanaugh
Trump stands by Supreme Court nominee after sex assault allegation
Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the lifetime post would see the balance of the Court swing towards conservatism.