Christine Blasey Ford remains to be being harassed and receiving threats greater than a month after she testified in entrance of the Senate Judiciary Committee that Supreme Court docket Justice Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her, her legal professionals advised NPR.
“Justice Kavanaugh ascended to the Supreme Court docket, however the threats to Dr. Ford proceed,” Ford legal professionals Debra Katz, Lisa Banks, and Michael Bromwich advised NPR in an announcement.
When she testified in entrance of the Judiciary Committee on Sept. 27, Ford stated she had been harassed and acquired demise threats after publicly accusing Kavanaugh of the assault in an interview with The Washington Put up earlier that month.
Ford stated Kavanaugh pinned her to a mattress throughout a highschool get together within the 1980s and tried to take away her garments, an allegation Kavanaugh fiercely denied in his personal testimony earlier than the committee.
Ford’s legal professionals advised NPR that she is not inquisitive about writing a ebook or doing the rest to earn cash off the expertise.
“Dr. Ford’s present focus is solely on recovering from the expertise and returning to her job duties – not on writing a ebook,” her legal professionals stated.
Final month, Ford’s legal professionals advised NBC that she could not transfer again to her house in California due to threats she and her household and acquired. Debra Katz, one in all Ford’s attorneys, stated then that it could be “fairly a while” earlier than Ford might return house.
“Her household has been by means of lots,” Katz stated. “They don’t seem to be dwelling at house. It will be fairly a while earlier than they’re in a position to dwell at house. The threats have been never-ending. It is deplorable.”