On Wednesday, a third woman, Julie Swetnick, came forward with a sworn affidavit alleging that Kavanaugh and his friend Mark Judge were present when she was drugged and raped in the early 1980s, when the duo were classmates at Georgetown Preparatory School in suburban Maryland.
A spokesman for the Senate Judiciary Committee said lawyers for the panel were reviewing the declaration submitted by Swetnick, who said she has worked extensively for the federal government including the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service.
Meanwhile on Wednesday, Ford's lawyers said they gave the Senate sworn affidavits from four people who say she told them well before Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination that she had been sexually assaulted when she was much younger.
Kavanaugh called Swetnick's allegations "ridiculous" in a statement released by the White House on Wednesday.
We are men and women who know Brett Kavanaugh well in high school.
Avenatti attached his correspondence to the Senate committee and the declaration to a Tweet this morning.
Ms. Swetnick states she attended "multiple" parties with similar "gang-rape" setups - a long line of boys outside waiting their turn to then rape a woman inside.
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She goes on to claim: "On numerous occasions" she witnessed Kavanaugh engage in "overly aggressive [behavior] with girls and not taking "No" for an answer". Julie Swetnick details how Kavanaugh and his "joined at the hip" friend Mark Judge would spike drinks at parties before engaging in gang-rape "trains".
Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, said she planned to study Swetnick's declaration.
The Post has not independently verified her allegations regarding President Trump's Supreme Court nominee.
She does not say Kavanaugh participated in the alleged rape or what, if any, role he played, nor does she say where the alleged episode took place. If she had placed it when she herself was in high school, Kavanaugh would have been around 14 years old. "None of Ms. Swetnick's claims could be independently corroborated by the New York Times, and her lawyer, Michael Avenatti, declined to make her available for an interview", the New York Times reports.
"I was incapacitated without my consent and unable to fight off the boys raping me", she added. "These boys included Mark Judge and Brett Kavanaugh", she said. Deborah Ramirez told The New Yorker that at a dorm party while they were both students at Yale, the nominee "thrust his penis in her face, and caused her to touch it without her consent".
In the letter, Democrats beg Trump to either "immediately withdraw the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh" or "direct the FBI to re-open its background investigation".
In his tweet, Avenatti said he is demanding an immediate FBI investigation into his client's allegations.