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Memorable moments numb. Kevin battle a vacancy on the supreme court opened up after Justice Anthony Kennedy decided his time on the bench was over after three decades. Bad gave President Trump another chance to shape the nation's highest court what happened next no one could have expected. Fox's Jared Halpern explains. Kevin judge Brad Kavanagh seem like a sure thing for the US supreme court on September six that was the third day of his confirmation hearing. And well, it was cleared. Democrats had objections about Kevin ause judicial independence in records being withheld from Kavanagh's as the George W Bush administration three days of QNA with the Senate Judiciary committee did not appear to derail his confirmation three weeks later that was all in doubt and here today. Not because I want to be terrified. I'm here because I believe it is my civic duty to tell you what happened to me while Brett cabinet, and I were in high school Christine Blasi Ford, a college professor in California. I wrote the lawmakers in July about an attempted rape. She says was carried out by cavenaugh, and a friend when the three were at a high school party in the nineteen eighties. Hercules, ations became public in mid-september. Other women came forward to some publicly some anonymously new investigations were launched and then Senate Judiciary committee, chairman Republican Chuck Grassley said there would be no vote on Kavanagh's confirmation in other committee heard from the accuser and the accused in an extraordinary hearing with amped up security, Christine Blasi Ford told her story onto the bed and Brett Collins off of me. He began running his hands over my body and grinding into me. I yelled hoping that someone downstairs might hear me, and I tried to get away from him. But his week was heavy Republicans hired as sex crimes investigator to question Blasi Ford and test her memory morning, Dr Ford,.