Police questioned Kavanaugh after bar fight in 1985

04 October, 2018, 11:02 | Author: Rachel Mcdaniel
  • New questions emerge over FBI investigation of Kavanaugh

A classmate of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has accused him of lying under oath about his "heavy" drinking.

Kavanaugh testified to the Senate Judiciary Committee that he has never been blackout drunk.

"The guy swung at Brett", Ludington said.

Kavanaugh's drinking habits figure prominently in the sexual-assault allegations levied against him by Christine Blasey Ford and Deborah Ramirez. It's not known whether Dudley was ever charged with a crime.

Noah recounted how, according to the Times, "Donald Trump - the president, by the way, remember? - stole half a billion dollars from the American government" through tax dodges, "needed his father to repeatedly bail out his failing businesses", and "will definitely not go to prison" thanks to the statutes of limitations.

The new inquiry has delayed a final vote on Judge Kavanaugh, who if confirmed is likely to tip America's highest court in favour of conservatives.

While Bazelon and Ben Protess wrote Kavanaugh was "not arrested", she speculated on Twitter Monday night that there was "no report of an arrest" and it "could have been expunged".

Ludington says that a brawl then broke out, with Kavanaugh later questioned by police about his involvement (he was neither arrested nor charged). Ludington said he believed Kavanaugh "mischaracterized the extent" of his drinking during the hearing.

Sen. Tom Cotton (R., Ark.) slammed the New York Times in a tweet, saying it wasn't even "trying to hide anymore its membership in media wing of Democratic Party".

Javy and Yelich: Two MVP favorites squaring off in NL Central tiebreaker
He retired the Cubs in order in the eighth, striking out two Cubs while throwing a few of his hardest pitches all season. The lone run came off an Anthony Rizzo homer in the fifth. "It's going to be a great environment tomorrow at Wrigley".

Hugo Lloris' mistake 'destroyed' Tottenham's gameplan against Barcelona, says Mauricio Pochettino
Barcelona came into the contest winless in three straight games in their domestic league, this after losing just once in La Liga last season.

Police reportedly questioned Kavanaugh after bar fight in 1985
When the man told the group to leave him alone, Kavanaugh allegedly cursed and "threw his beer at the guy, " which led to a fight. If his Supreme Court nomination fight is like a barroom brawl, then Brett Kavanaugh is well-prepared.

One such person, according to a report in the Washington Post, is Chris Ludington, a former varsity basketball player and University of North Carolina associate professor who knew Kavanaugh at Yale. Kavanaugh, police wrote, was unwilling "to say if he threw the ice or not". "That's pretty much where we are and I don't see this going any further with the New Haven Police Department".

However, it doesn't prove anything at all, except that Kavanaugh might have contributed to a bar fight.

Activists hold signs at a rally calling on Sen. Then, on Sunday, media were alerted to an altercation at a CT bar involving Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

What is the FBI investigating?

In Roche's appearance on "Anderson Cooper 360", he said he was "shocked" when he heard Kavanaugh say "boofing" meant flatulence and "Devil's Triangle" was a drinking game, "because those words were commonly used and they were references to sexual activities". He was accused of throwing ice on another man, according to the testimony of a man on the scene.

After Democrats claimed the FBI's probe would be limited on time and in scope, Trump said he actually wants the Federal Bureau of Investigation "to interview whoever [sic] they deem appropriate, at their discretion".

Following the release of the Times report, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders called the story "ridiculous". "But I did not drink beer to the point of blacking out", he said. He has denied both accusations.

With the Federal Bureau of Investigation delving into Judge Kavanaugh's background - including receiving a statement from a Yale classmate who says he misrepresented the extent of his alcohol use - there's the chance more details will emerge about Judge Kavanaugh's past actions. I never ever saw Brett black out. We shared a two-bedroom unit in the basement of Lawrence Hall on the Old Campus.



Revised NAFTA deal has new name: USMCA
Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) released the following statement regarding the recently announced U.S., Mexico, Canada trade agreement. In the end, the dispute-resolution mechanisms from NAFTA remain largely intact in the new deal, that Trump christened the USMCA.

May appeals for party unity at 'toughest phase' of Brexit
DUP Leader Arlene Foster has been at loggerheads with the Irish government in Dáil Éireann over their approach to Brexit . He said: "I write this with heavy heart, however we now need a proper leadership election and to move on".

This is how Tom Hardy felt about playing Venom
Tom Hardy is and always will be a great actor , and I laughed a lot - but I'm not sure whether that was intentional or not. Significant chunks of Venom don't work *at all* but there is some serious charm to the Eddie/ Venom relationship.

Giants fans give Pence standing ovation in final game
The Rockies will throw German Marquez at the Dodgers who has had success against the Dodger blue in 2018. He also lost a 3-1 decision in LA in June when Matt Kemp and Enrique Hernandez took him deep.

Facebook security breach allows hackers potential access to Tinder, Spotify & Instagram
He subsequently attempted to backpedal from his comments, which did not impress most of the leftist billionaire's critics. More importantly, this feature protects your account from any attackers, even if they have your password.

Cristiano Ronaldo Dismisses Rape Allegations As "Fake News"
Ronaldo has since denied the allegations against him through a representative, calling them "untruthful and false". Ms Mayorga, 34, is reported to have filed a rape report with Las Vegas police shortly after the alleged incident.

New California internet neutrality law sparks United States lawsuit
But this bill is neither the way to get there, nor will it help advance the promise and potential of California's innovation DNA. Oral arguments are set for February 1.

U.S., Canada agree on free trade pact
He said he was pleased with the deal, given the circumstances and despite moments of "pessimism" along the way. House agreed the language could give the U.S. "US steel companies winning, Canadian steel companies losing".

New military jet crashes, pilot ejects in S Carolina
The Marines said in a statement that an investigation into the cause of the crash is underway. Christopher Harrison told the Island Packet .

Man City outclass Brighton with sublime Agüero finish
City now face a crucial game against Hoffenheim on Tuesday after they lost their Champions League opener at home to Lyon. Star playmaker Ilkay Gundogan was the star of the show during Man City's win over Cardiff City last weekend.