PBS NewsHour

How the Kavanaugh sexual assault allegations came to light

Clip: 09/17/2018 | 7m 7s

After having a confidential letter revealed in the press, Christine Blasey Ford came forward this weekend as the woman accusing Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault more than 30 years ago. Kavanaugh has issued a strong denial. Lisa Desjardins reports, then Judy Woodruff talks with Emma Brown from the Washington Post, who was in touch with Ford for months before publishing her account.

Aired: 09/17/18

Rating: NR

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