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'It's One of the Ugliest Parts of Humanity.' Virginia Lt. Governor's Accuser Speaks About the Issue of Sexual Assault

'It's One of the Ugliest Parts of Humanity.' Virginia Lt. Governor's Accuser Speaks About the Issue of Sexual AssaultA college professor avoided talking directly about her accusation that Virginia's lieutenant governor sexually assaulted her, but she wasn't shy about publicly discussing her research and thoughts on the growing number of women reporting abuse.



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Politician's accuser speaks about issue of sexual assault

Politician's accuser speaks about issue of sexual assaultSTANFORD, Calif. (AP) — On Tuesday night, college professor Vanessa Tyson avoided talking directly about her accusation that Virginia's lieutenant governor sexually assaulted her, but she wasn't shy about publicly discussing her research and thoughts on the growing number of women reporting abuse.



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Fairfax accuser to detail allegations to Boston prosecutors

Fairfax accuser to detail allegations to Boston prosecutorsBOSTON (AP) — A woman who accused Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of sexually assaulting her in Boston nearly 15 years ago will meet with prosecutors to discuss her allegations, her attorney said Wednesday.



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Politician's accuser speaks about issue of sexual assault

Politician's accuser speaks about issue of sexual assaultSTANFORD, Calif. (AP) — A college professor avoided talking directly about her accusation that Virginia's lieutenant governor sexually assaulted her, but she wasn't shy about publicly discussing her research and thoughts on the growing number of women reporting abuse.



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Politician's accuser discusses sexual violence

Politician's accuser discusses sexual violenceA college professor appeared in public on Tuesday but did not talk directly about her accusation that Virginia's lieutenant governor sexually assaulted her in 2004. Vanessa Tyson took part in a Stanford University symposium on sexual violence. (Feb. 13)



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The Latest: Accuser willing to testify to Virginia lawmakers

The Latest: Accuser willing to testify to Virginia lawmakersRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on fallout from scandals roiling Virginia's top officials (all times local):



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Accuser vs accused: What both sides say in latest assault claim against Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax

Accuser vs accused: What both sides say in latest assault claim against Virginia Lt. Governor Justin FairfaxVirginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax was accused Friday by a former Duke University student of a sexual assault in 2004.



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Virginia Lt. Gov. Fairfax acknowledges 2004 consensual encounter with accuser, denies sexual assault

Virginia Lt. Gov. Fairfax acknowledges 2004 consensual encounter with accuser, denies sexual assaultVirginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax acknowledges that he had a consensual encounter with a colleague in a Boston hotel during the 2004 Democratic national convention but flatly denies her charges of sexual assault.



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Fairfax Accuser Describes Alleged Sexual Assault in Graphic Statement

Fairfax Accuser Describes Alleged Sexual Assault in Graphic StatementVanessa Tyson released a statement Wednesday describing for the first time in graphic detail the sexual assault she alleges she suffered at the hands of Virginia lieutenant governor Justin Fairfax. Mr. Fairfax put his hand behind my neck and forcefully pushed my head towards his crotch.



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Fairfax Accuser Hires Firm that Represented Christine Blasey Ford

Fairfax Accuser Hires Firm that Represented Christine Blasey FordThe unnamed California woman who accused Virginia lieutenant governor Justin Fairfax of sexual assault has retained the same law firm that represented Christine Blasey Ford when she publicly accused then-Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of attempted sexual assault. The woman recently hired the Washington, D.C.-based firm of Katz Marshall & Banks and is currently discussing with her attorneys how best to proceed after publishing her account of the assault on the right-wing website Big League Politics Sunday night, NPR reported Tuesday. The woman, who has chosen to remain anonymous, accused a politician fitting Fairfax’s description of assaulting her in a Boston hotel room at the 2004 Democratic National Convention.



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