Politics Roy Moore: ‘These allegations are completely false’

00:52  11 november  2017
00:52  11 november  2017 Source:   thehill.com

McConnell Says Moore Must Step Aside If Allegations True

  McConnell Says Moore Must Step Aside If Allegations True Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore is accused of initiating a sexual encounter with a 14-year-old girl when he was 32, according to The Washington Post. Leigh Corfman said she was approached by Moore outside an Alabama courtroom in Etowah County and later exchanged numbers with him.He picked her up and kissed her, she said. In another encounter, Corfman said Moore took off his clothes and undressed her while she touched his underwear.“I wanted it over with — I wanted out,” she told the Post.Two of Corfman’s friends said she told them.

Allegations of sexual misconduct with her are completely false ," Moore said. I believe they are brought only to stop a very successful campaign, and that’s what they are doing. I’ve never known this woman.”

10 Nov 2017Montgomery, AL. MONTGOMERY, Alabama — Judge Roy Moore , the GOP nominee for the U.S. Senate, again dismissed as false allegations against him in the Washington Post that This is really hard and I want to talk on radio and explain this : These allegations are completely false .”

GOP scrambles to respond to Moore allegations © Provided by The Hill GOP scrambles to respond to Moore allegations Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore said Friday that the allegations regarding his sexual misconduct with 14-year-old girl in 1979 are "completely false."

"These allegations are completely false and misleading," he told Sean Hannity on his radio show.

"But more than that it hurts me personally because you know, I'm a father. I have one daughter, I have five granddaughters, and I have a special concern for the protection of young ladies," Moore continued.

Moore denied allegations reported by The Washington Post from Leigh Corfman, who said that as a a 14-year-old in 1979, Moore once forced her into an unwanted sexual encounter.

The Post also reported allegations from three other women, who said they were underaged when Moore pursued romantic or sexual relationships with them, and another woman who said he provided her alcohol when she was underaged.

In the interview, Moore did not deny the possibility he dated women who were younger than 18, but pointed out that most of the women in their accounts to the Post do not claim inappropriate sexual behavior.

'Women for Moore' to rally outside Alabama capitol .
Roy Moore will host a "Women for Moore" press conference on Friday, where women supporting the Alabama GOP Senate candidate will speak on his behalf as his campaign attempts to recover from allegations of sexual misconduct involving teenage girls from years ago.An announcement posted on the An announcement posted on the Facebook page of Moore's wife Kayla encourages supporters to "join women from the state of Alabama who know Judge Roy Moore and have the courage to stand with him and his family against salacious accusations of s*xual misconduct.

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