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'All About Publicity': Sen. Bill Cassidy Slams Avenatti Over New Kavanaugh Accusation

'All About Publicity': Sen. Bill Cassidy Slams Avenatti Over New Kavanaugh Accusation

Kavanaugh denied the new allegations of sexual misconduct, saying they're from the "Twilight Zone".

Appearing on CBS This Morning to discuss the case, attorney Beth Wilkinson said that neither Kavanaugh's team nor the Judiciary Committee had received the results of the polygraph test Ford claims to have passed, nor her therapist's notes from the 2012 therapy session where she first described the alleged assault.

Ford said she was able to escape when Judge jumped on top of all of them, sending all three tumbling.

Ford accused Kavanaugh of trying to force himself on her during a party while she was 15 and he was 17.

"I likewise observed him being verbally abusive towards girls by making crude sexual comments to them that were created to demean, humiliate and embarrass them", she said.

On that day, Koegler said Ford revealed to him in an email that the person who had assaulted her in high school was President Donald Trump's "favorite for SCOTUS". "These boys included Mark Judge and Brett Kavanaugh", Swetnick continues. Shortly after the incident, I shared what had transpired with at least two other people.

The declarations will be used by Ford's attorneys during a committee hearing on Thursday that could determine the fate of Kavanaugh's embattled nomination. Ford says that Mark Judge was in the bedroom during the alleged assault.

All eyes will be on the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday as Kavanaugh testifies along with his earliest public accuser, Christine Blasey Ford.

Julie Swetnick alleges that, at parties in the D.C. area, she witnessed Kavanaugh drink excessively, and engage in abusive and physically aggressive behavior toward girls, including pressing against them without their consent and attempting to expose their private body parts.

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'All About Publicity': Sen. Bill Cassidy Slams Avenatti Over New Kavanaugh Accusation

"During our meal, Christine was visibly upset, so I asked her what was going on", Gildo-Mazzon said in her declaration.

A Senate Judiciary Committee source told CNN that the committee responded to Avenatti and investigators "immediately started looking" into Swetnick's allegations. "Under no circumstances should Brett Kavanaugh be confirmed absent a full and complete investigation", he said.

Lawyers for Kavanaugh sent five pages from the calendar to the Senate Judiciary Committee late Tuesday, notifying them they meant to use the pages to prove Kavanaugh wasn't at a 1982 house party where Christine Blasey Ford alleges Kavanaugh pinned her to a bed, groped her, tried to remove her clothes and put his hand over her mouth.

Photo released by lawyer Michael Avenatti with an image of Julie Swetnick who has submitted allegations about Mark Judge and Brett Kavanaugh. She said the two of them did not take "no" for an answer, her declaration states.

She said that Kavanaugh's declaration of "innocence" and lack of sexual inactivity in high school on Fox News is a lie. These four "witnesses" are declaring, under oath, that Ford told them about her accusations at some point in the past six years, not to any firsthand knowledge of any assault or any of the events Ford alleges.

That's set up a he-said, she-said standoff over the allegations.

Judge, a conservative author and journalist who was Kavanaugh's classmate at Georgetown Prep high school, had no immediate comment on Swetnick's statement.

These are not corroborating witness statements to Ford's allegations against Kavanaugh. John Cornyn (R-TX) says he hopes both are treated with respect during the hearing and he's displeased with how the Democrats have handled the allegations.

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