Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford agrees to testify in Senate hearing
|globalnews.ca 22 Sep 2018 at 13:54|
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 lawyers say they are “hopeful that we can reach agreement on details” of Ford’s appearance.