Wednesday, 19 December, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh will not return to teach at Harvard this winter

Brett Kavanaugh Harvard Law School says Brett Kavanaugh won’t return to teach course: reports
Leonard Rios | 04 October, 2018, 16:24

Harvard University's Undergraduate Council today joined students of Harvard Law School in calling for a "full and fair investigation" of sexual misconduct allegations against Brett Kavanaugh one day after the embattled U.S. Supreme Court nominee informed the Ivy League school he won't be back to teach his January course. Four Harvard Law students also called on the law school to investigate Kavanaugh, in a Harvard Law Record op-ed on Thursday, September 20according to The Daily Caller.

Catherine Claypoole, associate dean and dean for academic and faculty affairs at the law school, told students the news in an email sent on Monday night. Bustle has reached out to both Harvard Law School and the White House. In January, Kavanaugh was set to teach "The Supreme Court Since 2005", a class he's offered since 2009, per The Huffington Post.

"Unless a full and fair investigation is conducted, Harvard Law School can not allow Kavanaugh to continue teaching its students and the Senate can not confirm him to the Supreme Court", they added. "They likewise should disqualify him from any position of esteem, including lectureships at HLS".

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Osler told Melber that of all his fellow Yale Law alumnae who've gone on to work in important jobs in the private and public sectors, he'd never seen any act that way in public - and especially not in a setting "where it's most important to model civility".

Osler and his fellow Kavanaugh classmate Michael J. Proctor sent a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee earlier this week withdrawing their support for the candidate after signing onto a letter supporting him prior to the nominee's testimony.

The Senate is expected to vote this week on whether or not to confirm him to the Supreme Court.

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