Man Arrested for Threatening Senators Over Kavanaugh Support

Wednesday, 24 Oct, 2018

Flake's answer also parrots the kind of fearmongering that Republicans indulged in during the nominee's hearings when they argued that rejecting Kavanaugh would open the floodgates to unfounded allegations against any powerful man in a similar position, despite the fact that Justice Neil Gorsuch faced no similar allegations.

It is for democratically elected representatives to make laws about abortion or gun control, not the Supreme Court.

While I saw Ford's testimony as more believable than Kavanaugh's, I have not seen evidence that would supercede the presumption of innocence.

Mr Carter's comments came ahead of a new poll which suggests just one in four Americans think Mr Kavanaugh was completely honest when he gave sworn testimony in congress last month, with Republicans and Democrats holding starkly distinct opinions of his credibility.

Defending the rituals, she aruged that witchcraft "has always been practiced by the most downtrodden, disenfranchised and oppressed peoples who have used it as a tool for be the arbiter of their own justice since it would be denied by the powers that be". It marked an important point in judicial history.

Raymond said that since the hearings, the walls inside the law school "have been papered with fliers that people have filled out with why they're 'demanding better:' better from the judiciary, better from [Yale Law School], better from our leaders, better for survivors".

No one, not even Kavanaugh, disputed that she had been assaulted; what he did dispute was that he was the assailant.

It was the closest Supreme Court nomination vote in more than a hundred years.

The language, the protests, the high emotion and the high stakes all reflect a different standard than the one the Supreme Court holds in many minds. While it is true that the presumption of innocence was not constitutionally guaranteed, it does not follow that the presumption should not be granted.

The 85-year-old senator got another call that same day, saying: "We're exhausted of this guy sucking taxpayers' money!"

The invitation on Catland's Facebook page reads (this is a real quote): "Please join us for a public hex on Brett Kavanaugh, upon all rapists and the patriarchy at large which emboldens, rewards and protects them". Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), an FBI investigation into the allegations. As such, the presumption of innocence can and should exist outside of the justice system. Instead, his legacy ought to derive from his judicial philosophy and exemplary qualifications. The threat for Senator-2?

All of them are senior double majors in accounting and finance.