Attorney questioning ford. Republicans on the senate judiciary committee have hired a female attorney to question dr. The senate judiciary committee led by senator chuck grassley r ia agreed to use a prosecutor experienced in sex crimes to serve as an investigative staff counsel for the hearing. Mitchell is on leave as deputy county attorney in maricopa county which includes phoenix and.
Senate majority leader mitch mcconnell described the attorney who will question brett kavanaugh and his accuser christine blasey ford as a female assistant mcconnell made the comment on. Senate judiciary committee republicans said tuesday they had hired rachel mitchell an arizona prosecutor as outside counsel to handle questioning at thursdays hearing featuring supreme court. The attorney a female has not been identified due to safety concerns.
Christine blasey ford at thursdays hearing on the sexual assault allegation she lodged against judge brett kavanaugh which is unlikely to include deborah ramirez. The lawyer representing christine blasey ford has sent a letter to senate judiciary chairman chuck grassley expressing concern over the republicans hiring of an experienced sex crimes prosecutor. The chairman of the senate judiciary committee announced tuesday night that panel republicans have hired outside counsel rachel mitchell to question supreme court nominee brett kavanaugh and the.
Senate judiciary committee republicans have hired a female attorney to question the woman accusing supreme court nominee brett kavanaugh of sexual assault during a highly anticipated hearing on.