Supreme Court nominee's accuser comes forward

The attorney for Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, speaks out on "GMA" about whether Ford is willing to testify publicly.
3:43 | 09/17/18

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