September 17, 2019 7:51 am
As the FBI began looking into allegations of sexual assault against Kavanaugh during his Supreme Court confirmation hearings last year, Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) wrote to the director of the FBI saying he had “information relevant” to the inquiry, but the bureau apparently failed to follow up.
September 16, 2019 2:04 pm
The new allegations reopened a debate about whether Kavanaugh, 54, was properly vetted in 2018 after being nominated by Trump to a lifetime position on the top U.S. court.
August 07, 2019 9:54 am
Chairman Jerrold Nadler and Representative Hank Johnson said they were seeking records from 2001 to 2006 that include documents unavailable during Kavanaugh's 2018 Senate confirmation, which was dominated by allegations of sexual misconduct.
May 02, 2019 10:38 am
As the most powerful court in the world, our Supreme Court still has the unique opportunity to show how free and fair investigations can be conducted, paving the way for a new era of equality and dignity for women, and to leave a lasting legacy for the world to follow.
November 28, 2018 10:35 am
Kavanaugh was sworn in as the 114th Supreme Court justice in early October after an acrimonious confirmation process that involved a woman testifying that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her decades ago when both were teenagers.
October 30, 2018 9:35 am
Sources say Donald Trump was interested in Neomi Jehangir Rao so that he could appoint a minority woman to Kavanaugh's old job.
October 15, 2018 10:43 am
Donald Trump touched upon topics like the case of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and his life as POTUS among other issues in his interview to CBS 60 Minutes.
October 12, 2018 11:47 am
Edmund Zagorski had been set to be executed on Thursday but a few hours before the SC's decision Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam granted a 10-day reprieve to allow the case to wind itself through the courts and to consider the inmate's request to be put to death by electrocution.
October 10, 2018 9:02 am
Every Justice seated in the past 30 years, including Kavanaugh, has received a law degree from Harvard, Columbia or Yale.
October 09, 2018 8:56 am
The nation's reckoning with power and who to believe about sexual misconduct has generated a new anger factor among the electorate and made the Nov. 6 balloting a referendum on more than President Donald Trump.
June 22, 2020 6:14 pm
The Republicans on the US Senate Judiciary Committee are all men. Their remarks during the heated Supreme Court confirmation fight over Justice Brett Kavanaugh renewed attention to the party’s fraught relationship with women.
June 22, 2020 6:14 pm
From Anita Hill to Dr Christine Blasey Ford, the video spotlights the Senate’s strides in gender sensitivity and female representation.