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After fight that split U.S., Kavanaugh wins place on Supreme Court

08 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate on Saturday confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, dismissing anger over accusations of sexual misconduct against him and delivering a major victory to President Donald Trump who has now locked in a conservative majority on the court. | Video

Trump läuft sich mit Ernennung Kavanaughs für Wahl warm

07 Oct 2018

Washington Einen Monat vor der Kongresswahl in den USA feiern Präsident Donald Trump und seine Republikaner mit der Berufung des umstrittenen Richters Brett Kavanaugh an den Obersten Gerichtshof einen großen Triumph.

Backing from senators puts Kavanaugh on track for U.S. Supreme Court

06 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, looked headed for a lifetime job on the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday after two crucial senators said that sexual misconduct accusations against the judge would not prevent them from voting to confirm him. | Video

Streit über Trumps Richter-Kandidaten geht in die Endrunde

05 Oct 2018

Washington Der wochenlange Streit über die Berufung des erzkonservativen US-Richters Brett Kavanaugh an das Oberste Gericht steuert auf einen Showdown zu.

FBI report on Brett Kavanaugh nears completion

04 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON The FBI's report on sexual misconduct allegations against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh neared completion late on Wednesday as the battle over his selection by President Donald Trump approached a new turning point. | Video

Amid Kavanaugh fight, Trump says it is a 'scary time' for young men

03 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that allegations of sexual misconduct against his U.S. Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, showed that "it's a very scary time for young men in America" who now may be presumed guilty even when innocent. | Video

Senator Flake's journey to defying Trump on U.S. Supreme Court nominee

29 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON Something happened to U.S. Republican Senator Jeff Flake between being cornered in a Capitol elevator on Friday as two women shouted at him about sexual assault and, hours later, cutting a momentous deal with Democrats to defy President Donald Trump. | Video

Senator Flake's journey to defying Trump on Supreme Court nominee

29 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON Something happened to U.S. Republican Senator Jeff Flake between being cornered in a Capitol elevator on Friday as two women shouted at him about sexual assault and, hours later, cutting a momentous deal with Democrats to defy President Donald Trump. | Video

U.S. Senate's Judiciary Committee, then and now

27 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON On Oct. 11, 1991, 14 white men grilled African-American law professor Anita Hill in a packed Senate Judiciary Committee hearing room about her allegations of sexual harassment by then-U.S. Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas.

Senate's Judiciary Committee, then and now

27 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON On Oct. 11, 1991, 14 white men grilled African-American law professor Anita Hill in a packed Senate Judiciary Committee hearing room about her allegations of sexual harassment by then-U.S. Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas.

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