Supreme Court

Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., listens during a meeting of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Friday, Aug. 28, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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September 28, 2018 - 10:57 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh gained the support of a key Republican senator Friday, virtually ensuring his nomination will advance to the full Senate a day after he adamantly denied the high-school-years sexual assault of a woman who testified she was "100 percent" he was...
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September 26, 2018 - 11:47 am
WASHINGTON DC (1010 WINS) -- Michael Avenatti has identified another woman who claims Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh engaged in sexual misconduct during high school drinking parties. Avenatti tweeted an affidavit alleging that Kavanaugh and friends would drug girls or get them...
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September 26, 2018 - 8:23 am
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Tuesday that Judge Brett Kavanaugh receives “no presumption of innocence or guilt” as a Supreme Court nominee.
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September 24, 2018 - 5:40 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh said Monday that he will not withdraw from the nomination process, despite allegations of sexual misconduct against him. “I’m not going to let false accusations drive us out of this process,” Kavanaugh told Fox News. “And we’re...
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FILE -In this April 26, 2004, file photo, Brett Kavanaugh appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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September 18, 2018 - 9:45 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are forging ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they had hoped to avoid on a woman's claims that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were high schoolers, hoping to salvage the judge's endangered Supreme Court nomination with a risky, nationally televised...
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FILE -In this April 26, 2004, file photo, Brett Kavanaugh appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington.
AP Photo/Dennis Cook, File
September 17, 2018 - 12:22 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate panel has set a public hearing for next Monday with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman accusing him of sex assault Kavanaugh had said Monday he was willing to speak to a Senate panel to "refute" an allegation he sexually assaulted a woman while in high...
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FILE -In this April 26, 2004, file photo, Brett Kavanaugh appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington.
AP Photo/Dennis Cook, File
September 14, 2018 - 12:38 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is denying a sexual misconduct allegation from when he was in high school. In a statement issued Friday, Kavanaugh says the following: "I categorically and unequivocally deny this allegation. I did not do this back in high school or...
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FILE -In this April 26, 2004, file photo, Brett Kavanaugh appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington.
AP Photo/Dennis Cook, File
September 06, 2018 - 11:41 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A newly disclosed email shows Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has questioned whether the 1973 Roe v. Wade case on abortion access is settled law. The email was obtained by The Associated Press as senators were launching a final round of questioning Thursday of President...
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FILE -In this April 26, 2004, file photo, Brett Kavanaugh appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington.
AP Photo/Dennis Cook, File
September 04, 2018 - 8:33 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh promised Tuesday to be a "team player" if confirmed to the closely divided court, declaring that he will be a "pro-law judge" who won't decide cases based on his personal views. With Republicans hoping to move the Supreme Court to the right...
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Jul 25, 2016; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Kirsten Gillibrand, D-NY, speaks during the 2016 Democratic National Convention at Wells Fargo Arena.
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July 10, 2018 - 8:58 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- President Donald Trump has chosen Brett Kavanaugh -- who clerked for Anthony Kennedy -- to replace Kennedy on the U.S. Supreme Court. Democrats didn't like any of the names on the president's short list and Kavanaugh is no exception. City Councilman Jumaane Williams was...
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