Donald Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court nomination, Brett Kavanaugh, has been accused of attempted rape by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. The incident allegedly took place at a party when Kavanaugh was 17-years-old.
The claims against Brett Kavanaugh are credible and must be investigated
Ford's claims are credible. There must be an investigation before the nomination process can proceed.
We need the FBI to investigate Brett Kavanaugh
Given the severity of the claims, the FBI should be allowed to investigateExplore
There should be a hearing but no FBI investigation into Brett Kavanaugh
The FBI has no remit to investigate. Instead, both parties should appear in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee instead.Explore
Even if Brett Kavanaugh did assault Dr. Blasey Ford, it’s not a big deal
Whether he did it or not is not really important. It should not affect his nomination.
You can’t judge Brett Kavanaugh’s character on his high school actions
We shouldn't let the way he was at 17 reflect on his character now.Explore
Brett Kavanaugh interaction with Dr. Blasey Ford was just “Rough horseplay”
The allegations describe don't amount to attempted rape or sexual assault. They are just two teenagers playing around.Explore
Brett Kavanaugh should be considered innocent until proven guilty
Our judicial standard is that people are assumed innocent until proven guilty. This should extend to unsubstantiated claims even in a social sphere.
No reasonable prosecutor would take the case against Brett Kavanaugh
Regardless of whether he did or didn't do it, the evidence presented doesn't surmount to a guilty verdict.Explore
Brett Kavanaugh didn’t do it
Brett Kavanaugh is innocent.
“Brett Kavanaugh is a fine man with an impeccable reputation”
The allegations described are not fitting with Brett Kavanaugh's nature.Explore
Brett Kavanaugh wasn't even there
Brett Kavanaugh couldn't have done the alleged assault. He didn't attend the party.Explore
If Brett Kavanaugh had truly attempted rape, Dr. Blasey Ford would have reported to police at the time
If it really occurred, there would be no reason for her to wait decades before reporting it.Explore
The allegations against Brett Kavanaugh are an elaborate plot from the Democrats to stop the nomination
The Democrats don't want Kavanaugh on the Supreme Court. They are using Ford to sink Kavanaugh's nomination.
The timing of the allegations against Brett Kavanaugh is deliberate
These allegations could have surfaced at any time in the process, but they came at the eleventh hour.Explore
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