The Harvey Weinstein scandal unleashed #metoo stories and formal accusations against people from all industries.
Accusations in Government
We’ll update this list if more people come forward. Mother Jones October 15, 2016
The Roy Moore scandal, a right-wing Christian Alabama Senatorial candidate and sitting judge accused of molesting 4 underage girls, also challenges the morality of those who defend him. Immediately following, #FireHannity was #1 on Twitter for Sean Hannity having defended Moore on Fox News.
Roy Moore Cast The Sole Vote In Favor Of A Man Who Raped A Four-Year-Old LawNewz November 11, 2017 Embedded Links to legal documents in the case prosecuted by Trump-supported Luther Strange in the primary to replace Jeff Sessions’s vacant Senatorial seat.
“Roy Moore dissented from that opinion. He wrote:
Because there was no evidence in this case of an implied threat of serious physical injury…or of an implied threat of death, Higdon cannot be convicted of sodomy in the first degree “by forcible compulsion.”