Immediate impact - first 4 yrs the worst.
Longer term impacts of anxiety and relationship challenges.
The younger you are the worst it is - brain not fully developed.
She says she could be more helpful if she knew when he worked at the Safeway but concedes it's not up to her.
Mitchell asks who paid for polygraph. Both lawyers step in and say, let us put an end to this...her lawyers paid for her polygraph...as is routine.
Mitchell keeps questioning her about whether someone spoke to senators or staff.. Her lawyer objects and says you told her not to guess, now you are asking her to guess. Ask her what she knows.
WTF IS THE QUESTIONING ABOUT THE PHCKING LETTER
Mitchell: do you know how that letter became puplic?
Did you reach out to Wapo after it leaked?
Ford: Once reporters started showing up, I agreed to sit down.
Booker is up
TrollLawyer: Who helped you pick your lawyers?
Ford: Friends and families. Feinstein office suggested a few.
Ford: No not both.
WHY IS SHE ASKING ABOUT WHO IS PAYING FOR THIS SHIT?
(Kavanaugh should be paying for her costs ffs.)
Both her lawyers are probono
Troll: Did you get any info, questions, prior to today, in advance and while you're there wtf did you have for lunch on Aug 5th 1997?
I want to smack this woman.
M: Describe all the other social interactions with JudgeDread
Ford: 4-5 parties sophomore year.
Troll: Did anything happen?
Ford: No THERE WAS NO SEXUAL ASSAULT if that's what you're asking
Harris: Trauma and shame and the fear of consequences cause survivors to delay, if they come forward at all.
You have passed a polygraph, asked for witnesses, outside experts, FBI investigations...Kavanaugh has not (to all items)
Are you aware the 3 ppl at party gave statements that contradict you?
Ford: yes. Leland has significant health challenges. She let me know she had lawyer take care of for her and apologized right afterward.
Mitchell: Have you researched the best practices of interviewing victims of trauma? Would you believe this is not the best setting? lol.
The best way is one on one in private to just let vicitm talk.