Lawyer, not Republican senators, to question Kavanaugh, accuser: lawmaker




  • In US
  • 2018-09-25 17:23:01Z
  • By Reuters
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) on Sunday continued to voice skepticism about
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) on Sunday continued to voice skepticism about  

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An outside lawyer will question President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman accusing him of sexual assault at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing this week, Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said on Tuesday.

Graham, a committee member, told reporters that "outside counsel," would ask questions for the panel's Republicans but gave no other details.

(Reporting by Richard Cowan; Writing by Susan Heavey; Editing by Doina Chiacu)

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