Saturday, 20 January, 2018

Accuser sues Roy Moore and his campaign for defamation

Martin Wishnatsky lawyer friend to Roy and Kayla Moore Martin Wishnatsky lawyer friend to Roy and Kayla Moore
Glenn Montgomery | 05 January, 2018, 15:13

A woman who says failed U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore molested her when she was 14 has filed a defamation lawsuit against Moore and his campaign.

The lawsuit, filed Thursday in Montgomery County Circuit Court, also names Moore's campaign as a defendant.

Jones is the first Democrat to hold the seat in 25 years.

Moore faced allegations of sexual misconduct from numerous women, which ultimately cost him the race.

Corfman has confirmed the Post's account to AL.com.

Corfman says Moore sexually abused her when she was 14. By this lawsuit, I seek to do what I could not do as a 14-year-old-hold Mr. Moore and those who enable him accountable. "I believe they're politically motivated, to stop a successful campaign". In a church speech, he dismissed the misconduct allegations against him as 'dirty politics.' Moore, who filed an unsuccessful lawsuit seeking to stop the certification of the Alabama election, submitted an affidavit saying the accusations were false and malicious and that he passed a polygraph test.

Efforts to immediately reach Moore for comment were unsuccessful, and a text message to Kayla Moore, Moore's wife, was not immediately returned.

Moore's campaign Facebook page has not directly addressed the lawsuit. The suit also asks for "further relief as permitted by law and as the court deems appropriate". The lawsuit asks Moore to publicly apologize.

Not Released
Kayla Moore made the “one of our attorneys is a Jew” comment during a Dec. 11 rally for her husband in Alabama

It's not the person everyone speculated that it was, Kayla Moore said. On Nov. 10, the day after The Post published its story, Moore told Sean Hannity of Fox News he had never met Corfman.

Corfman said she has not received any compensation from The Post or any other source for disclosing her encounter with Moore.

Leigh Corfman said Moore and his campaign defamed her and made false statements as they denied the accusations in the midst of the U.S. Senate race in Alabama.

Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman spoke to the "Today" show November 20, following allegations she made in The Washington Post that U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore seduced and molested her when she was 14. "But they need to be held responsible for their actions". Moore has denied the allegations.

"All these statements by Mr. Moore are defamatory", the lawsuit said.

Kayla Moore today explained why she made that reference. At a news conference, Beverly Young Nelson produced her high school yearbook containing an inscription she said was written by Moore to prove that he knew her, though she later acknowledged adding the location, date and initials "D.A." after the signature.

Story updated today, January 4, 2018, at 5:19 p.m. with more information.

Recommended

  • 2 men arraigned on murder charges in quadruple homicide

    2 men arraigned on murder charges in quadruple homicide

    Myers also had a 15-year-old, Isaiah Smith , who was out of town on a retreat when the slayings unfolded in his Troy home. Both defendants were arraigned in Troy City Court and remanded to the Rensselaer County Jail without bail.

    Red Dead Redemption 2's release date potentially leaked by Danish retailer

    The protagonist of the sequel, contrary to expectations of fans, young will not be Marston, but a completely new character. A couple of days and we'll all be correcting our instinctive datings to 2018, and Spring is a lot closer than you think.
    AMBER Alert issued for two little girls, woman found dead

    AMBER Alert issued for two little girls, woman found dead

    Police in Round Rock are searching for 14-year-old Lilianais Griffith and seven-year-old Luluvioletta Bandera-Margaret. The girls are believed to be in extreme danger, according to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children.
  • America's United Nations  ambassador dismisses proposed North-South Korea talks

    America's United Nations ambassador dismisses proposed North-South Korea talks

    She said the missile "might as well have had "Made in Iran" stickers" on it, adding that Iran was violating United Nations resolutions.
    NCP wants Triple Talaq Bill be referred to Select Committee

    NCP wants Triple Talaq Bill be referred to Select Committee

    The women's group has also sought that the offence of giving triple talaq be made a non-cognisable and bailable crime. "These days a number of reforms are being brought in.
    DeMar DeRozan Breaks Raptors Franchise Record with 52 Points

    DeMar DeRozan Breaks Raptors Franchise Record with 52 Points

    Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan (10) makes a pass during the second half against the Milwaukee Bucks at Air Canada Centre. He dropped 21 points in the first quarter alone, including three 3-pointers, and finished 5-of-9 beyond the arc on the night.
  • Cardinals' quarterback Carson Palmer retires after 14 National Football League  seasons

    Cardinals' quarterback Carson Palmer retires after 14 National Football League seasons

    The Packers apparently are ready to transition to a new era by shaking up their front office. The 34-year-old wideout has now caught at least 107 balls each of the past three years.
    Utah Senator Orrin Hatch Won't Seek Re-election In 2018

    Utah Senator Orrin Hatch Won't Seek Re-election In 2018

    Hatch also served as chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee and was at the center of numerous biggest confirmation battles. Romney has also been an Ardent critic of President Trump , with the pair exchanging frequent attacks on social media.

    New Orleans Saints 14, Tampa Bay Buccaneers 13

    The half ended with the Saints up 14-13 and leading in total yards 233 to 125 as quarterback Brees was 7 of 13 for 86 yards. They wound up winning the title anyway, with Carolina (11-5) losing its regular season finale at Atlanta.
  • A number of people reported hurt in New York City building fire

    A number of people reported hurt in New York City building fire

    At least 12 people were injured early on Tuesday after a huge fire tore through an apartment building in NY , reports said. Nigro said authorities would enter the building to determine the cause of the fire once it's deemed safe.
    Tag: Nokia 6 2018 Launch

    Tag: Nokia 6 2018 Launch

    However, we also expect Nokia to put in beefier specifications inside that cutesy body to provide a seamless user experience. When it first came out in May this year, the new Nokia 3310 was limited by its 2G network to select regions in the UK.
    Customs processing outage delays global  travelers

    Customs processing outage delays global travelers

    Customs says that passengers continued to be processed during the outage, "using alternative procedures at affected airports". Some travelers arriving or departing San Diego International Airport may have been delayed New Year's Day due to a U.S.

There's Another Death from Flu in Oklahoma There's Another Death from Flu in Oklahoma It's never too late for people to get their flu shot since flu season typically lasts from October to April. The number of flu cases normally peaks here and elsewhere between January and February.

LG Announces the HU80KA 4K UHD Projector - CES 2018 Nevertheless, all the information about this awesome projector is anticipated to be revealed during its announcement at CES 2018 . Also there is the Auto Cord feature, allowing the cable to quickly wind up so that it makes moving the projector even easier.

Why Caitlyn Jenner didn't trust the Kardashians with reassignment surgery secret Why Caitlyn Jenner didn't trust the Kardashians with reassignment surgery secret Speaking about romance and dating, Caitlyn said: "No, dating is... my life is very busy and I've had three marriages". Kim Kardashian is fuming over her claims. "You just said, 'Certain areas?' That to a trans person is disrespectful".

'Jeopardy!' Hiatus: Alex Trebek Goes On Medical Leave After Brain Surgery 'Jeopardy!' Hiatus: Alex Trebek Goes On Medical Leave After Brain Surgery Trebek's absence isn't expected to affect the show much, since episodes are taped months in advance. The surgery was successful and he was discharged from the hospital after two days.

First blue supermoon lunar eclipse in 150 years coming in January 31 First blue supermoon lunar eclipse in 150 years coming in January 31 America's West Coast will get the best look at the blood moon as the eclipse begins at 2:51 a.m. and will last through 6 a.m. The peak of the shower was January 3, a waning full moon may interfere with observing these meteors, NASA stated.

A Series of Unfortunate Events Will Return in March A Series of Unfortunate Events Will Return in March The season season consists of ten one-hour episodes which will all stream on the network starting March 30. He's the evil uncle of three orphans who will stop at nothing to get their inheritance.

Anti-Muslim tweet lands German minister in hot water with police Anti-Muslim tweet lands German minister in hot water with police Rainer Wendt, who heads the right-leaning DpolG union, said that establishing a safe zone sends a "devastating message". Von Storch's Twitter account was blocked for several hours Monday over a suspected breach of rules on hate speech.

Hollywood Women on Offensive Against Sexual Abusers Hollywood Women on Offensive Against Sexual Abusers As such the fund gives special focus to low-wage agriculture workers, housekeepers, janitors, factory workers and waitresses. The initiative, which is called Time's Up , was announced via a full-page advert printed in the New York Times .

'Time travel' flight takes off in 2018, lands in 2017 'Time travel' flight takes off in 2018, lands in 2017 The flight was was scheduled to depart Auckland, New Zealand on December 31 at 11:55 p.m. local time on its way to Honolulu. In between New Zealand and Hawaii lies the global date line and so the former is 23 hours ahead of the later.

Have Nike accidentally confirmed Philippe Coutinho's transfer to Barcelona? Have Nike accidentally confirmed Philippe Coutinho's transfer to Barcelona? The page it linked to was, however, a dead link, and the text has quickly been removed. Sky Sports pundit Guillem Balague has excellent connections at Liverpool.

'Left shaking' Conor McGregor and family struck down with Aussie flu 'Left shaking' Conor McGregor and family struck down with Aussie flu Some 23 people have died from the flu outbreak so far this winter, with almost a third of fatalities having occurred last week. D-Doc, North Dublin's out-of-hours GP service, has temporarily suspended its phone lines due to a high number of calls.

January brings a Blue Moon, a Supermoon and a total lunar eclipse January brings a Blue Moon, a Supermoon and a total lunar eclipse According to NASA , January's first full moon - nicknamed a wolf moon - will take place on January 1 and it will be a supermoon . The moon is set to reach its perigee, at a distance of 3.56 lakh km from the earth, at 3.34 am and will set around 7.54 am.

James Harden (foot) questionable to play on Sunday for Houston James Harden (foot) questionable to play on Sunday for Houston As a starter, Nance averaged almost 24 minutes per game, but in six appearances off the bench has played just 17.2 minutes. But their roster thinned due to foul trouble - Ennis and Hart both joined Randle by fouling out.

New striker is No 1 target for Allardyce New striker is No 1 target for Allardyce Asked if he was looking at a deal for Tosun, Allardyce said: 'Him and many others because we need a front man if we can find one. He has struck 41 goals in 96 league games for the Super Lig outfit since joining from Gaziantepspor.

67-year-old American posing as 'Nigerian Prince' arrested for email scam 67-year-old American posing as 'Nigerian Prince' arrested for email scam All you need to do is provide your financial information to prove your identity, and you will receive your sizable inheritance. They said he participated in hundreds of scams and will face 269 counts of wire fraud and one count of money laundering.