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Amnesty International Just Called for Vote on Brett Kavanaugh's Nomination to Be Postponed Citing Human Rights Abuses
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 06: Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh prepares to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the third day of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 6, 2018 in Washington, DC. Kavanaugh was nominated by President Donald Trump to fill the vacancy on the court left by retiring Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

As President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh fends off multiple accusations of sexual assault, human rights group Amnesty International is asking Senate Judiciary Head Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) to postpone Kavanaugh's confirmation vote--an extremely rare move for the organization.

Executive Director Margaret Huang said in the letter:

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