Brett Kavanaugh

US Supreme Court Justice Kavanaugh tests positive for Covid, has no symptoms

The high court said in a press release that Kavanaugh has no symptoms and has been fully vaccinated since January.

published on : 1st October 2021

Donald Trump celebrates Kavanaugh victory at Kansas political rally

To cheers of supporters Saturday night in Topeka, Trump says he called Kavanaugh to congratulate him upon his ascendency to the high court.

published on : 7th October 2018

Tainted Brett Kavanaugh sworn in as US Supreme Court justice after rancorous confirmation

Chief Justice John Roberts administered the constitutional oath, while retired justice Anthony Kennedy -- who Kavanaugh is replacing -- administered the judicial oath in a private ceremony at the high

published on : 7th October 2018

New US Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh a conservative stalwart

Kavanaugh's Senate confirmation hearing raised doubts about his choirboy image and he will join the eight other justices with a cloud hanging over his head.

published on : 7th October 2018

Kavanaugh is confirmed: Senate okays Supreme Court nominee

The near party-line vote was 50-48, capping a fight that seized the national conversation after claims emerged that Kavanaugh had sexually assaulted women three decades ago.

published on : 7th October 2018

Protesters arrested on US Capitol steps ahead of Brett Kavanaugh confirmation 

The group of about 150 who somehow got around the newly-erected barricade were among about 2,000 protesters -- most of them women -- outside the building where senators were to vote mid-afternoon.

published on : 7th October 2018

How they did it: The Republicans' campaign to save Brett Kavanaugh

This account of how Republicans brought Kavanaugh back from the brink is based on roughly a dozen interviews with administration officials, senators, aides and others.

published on : 6th October 2018

Key senator Susan Collins backs Trump Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Collins said allegations that Brett Kavanaugh had sexually assaulted a fellow teenager nearly four decades ago were unproven.

published on : 6th October 2018

US Senate heads to final vote on court nominee Kavanaugh

The Senate voted 51-49 to approve Kavanaugh in the procedural cloture vote, with one Republican, Lisa Murkowski, opposing going forward while one Democrat, Joe Manchin, voted to move ahead.

published on : 5th October 2018

Day of chaos and consequence before vote on Brett Kavanaugh

Countered Maine's Republican Sen. Susan Collins, a crucial unknown vote: "It appears to be a very thorough investigation."

published on : 5th October 2018

'I am independent, impartial': US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Kavanaugh penned the defense of his performance during last week's Judiciary Committee hearing at which he denied the allegations, made at the same hearing, of a California university professor. 

published on : 5th October 2018

'Women must be heard': thousands march against Kavanaugh

With a Senate vote poised for as early as this weekend, thousands of people who protest to prevent Kavanaugh from taking a place on the highest bench in the US land.

published on : 5th October 2018

FBI found 'no hint of misconduct' by Brett Kavanaugh: Top Republican senator 

Last week Professor Christine Blasey Ford testified to the Senate Judiciary Committee that Kavanaugh, 53, and another man had assaulted her when they were teenagers in the 1980s.

published on : 4th October 2018

White House receives FBI report on Kavanaugh; confident of his Senate confirmation 

The nomination of Kavanaugh has been confirmed by the Senate Judiciary Committee and is now to be voted by the Senate.

published on : 4th October 2018

Key lawmakers rebuke US President Donald Trump for mocking Brett Kavanaugh accuser

The FBI was last Friday given a week to probe the accusations -- with a vote in the Senate pushed back accordingly.

published on : 4th October 2018

Donald Trump mocks Brett Kavanaugh accuser at public rally

Impersonating Ford, who testified before a Senate Judiciary Committee last week with her allegations, Trump on Tuesday said that the woman accuser only remembered very little.

published on : 3rd October 2018