Kayla Moore

Why women hesitate to report sexual misconduct

<b>(CNN) —</b> The news has been filled with stories of prominent men accused of sexual misconduct -- many of the alleged misdeeds going back decades.<p>Though the circumstances are different in each case, the same question keeps coming up: Why did the accusers wait so long to come forward?<p>Some who came …

Justice

What that new major study about fake news means (and doesn't mean) for fact-checkers

A major study on Americans’ consumption of fake news during the 2016 election was released last week — and rightly graced headlines from dozens of …

Journalism

The Week in Rear View, January 5th Edition

Jews make news, and not even we can cover the bounty of each week. Here are a few oddities you might have missed:<b>Roy Moore’s Messianic Jewish lawyer:</b> …

Jewish Culture

Roy Moore's 'Jewish Attorney' Is a Practicing Christian

When the wife of former Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore declared last month, “one of our attorneys is a Jew,” she was swiftly criticized for …

U.S. Politics

Roy Moore's 'Jewish' attorney practices Christianity

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Defeated U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore's wife has identified the "Jewish" attorney she referred to at a campaign rally. He's a practicing Christian.<p>Kayla Moore created a stir just before her husband lost to Democrat Doug Jones in the Alabama senate race, when she denied …

U.S. Politics

Woman who accused Roy Moore of unwanted sexual contact sues him for defamation

In a lawsuit that echoes a civil case against President Trump, an Alabama woman on Thursday sued failed U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore and his campaign for defamation, citing harsh personal attacks she faced after coming forward with allegations that he touched her sexually when she was 14 years …

Law

Turns Out Roy Moore’s Jewish Lawyer Is Actually A Christian Now

The Senate candidate's wife had argued they couldn't be anti-Semitic because their lawyer was a Jew. He says he accepted Christ in his 30s.<p>The Jewish lawyer Roy Moore’s wife invoked when responding to anti-Semitism claims on the eve of Alabama’s special election is now an evangelical Christian.<p>In …

Religion

Wednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 1.3.18

Today’s installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.<p>* Former Sen. Al Franken’s (D-Minn.) last day on Capitol Hill was …

Tina Smith

Roy Moore's Jewish lawyer voted for Doug Jones, raised money for his campaign

The Jewish attorney that Roy Moore's wife touted employing in an attempt to fight off claims of anti-semitism is actually a longtime friend and supporter of Senator-elect Doug Jones, who defeated Moore last month.<p>Richard Jaffe is an Alabama defense attorney hired by the Moores to defend their son, …

U.S. Politics

Jewish attorney for Roy Moore's son says he campaigned for Jones

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Roy Moore entered Election Day trying to bat away allegations of anti-Semitism, with his wife Kayla Moore telling the public, "One of our attorneys is a Jew."<p>That closing message was not enough to swing the race for the Republican Alabama Senate hopeful, and a day before his …

U.S. Politics

Roy Moore’s Jewish Friend is Actually Doug Jones’ Friend

If Roy Moore’s campaign for U.S. Senate <i>hadn’t</i> been marred by credible allegations of child sexual abuse costing him the election, his final rally …

U.S. Politics

Roy Moore's Jewish lawyer supported Doug Jones

Turns out that the lawyer who Kayla Moore cited as proof that her husband isn't anti-Semitic is a self-proclaimed "passionate supporter" of Moore's …

Equality

Roy Moore’s Wife: I Was Talking About A Different Jewish Lawyer

Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore’s wife Kayla made waves last month when she tried to defend her husband from charges of anti-Semitism by saying, …

Jewish Culture

Roy Moore's Jewish lawyer says in interviews he is a "passionate supporter" of Doug Jones

Alabama attorney Richard Jaffe, who represented Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore's son Caleb, said in interviews Tuesday that although Kayla …

Elections

Birmingham attorney offended by Kayla Moore's Jewish lawyer comment

Whether she was talking about him or not, Jaffe says he was offended by Kayla Moore's comment.

Just Like You, Congress Is Starting 2018 With a Pretty Full Plate of Important Decisions

<i>Welcome to Barf Bag, a daily politics roundup to help you sort through the chaotic Trumpian news cycle.</i><p>I’m sure this has been said before in this …

U.S. Census

Meet Roy Moore’s Jewish attorney. He campaigned for his friend, Doug Jones.

Richard Jaffe, a prominent defense lawyer in Alabama, represented Senate candidate Roy Moore’s son Caleb in a drug-possession case in 2016.<p>But Jaffe wasn’t a part of the conservative firebrand’s Senate campaign. Nor is he close to the family. In fact, Jaffe campaigned for the Democrat in the race, …

U.S. Politics

Roy Moore’s Jewish attorney is actually a Christian

The “Jewish attorney” that Roy Moore’s wife referred to in the Alabama election rally last December has been named, and it turns out he’s not, in …

Equality

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Defends Trump's Stupid North Korea Tweet

45 min ago by Karoli Kuns<p>up<p>About<br>• Embed<br>• Download<p>Blaming Obama first, then DCifying it for the Beltway press.<p><iframe width="560" height="315" …

Donald Trump

Uh Oh, Roy Moore's 'Jew Lawyer' Supported Doug Jones

Remember Roy Moore’s prissy wife informing the media that the Moores do not hate Jewish people?<p>In the final days of the contentious Alabama special …

Liberal View

Afternoon Links: Make SWATting a Felony, How the Media Blew It in 2017, and Farmers Market Gentrification

<b>Roy Moore's "Jewish lawyer" voted for Doug Jones.</b> You remember the trainwreck where Kayla Moore brought up their Jewish lawyer as a rebuttal to …

U.S. Politics

List bans 'fake news,' 'covfefe' and 'let me ask you this'

DETROIT (AP) — Let me ask you this: Would a story that unpacks a list of tiresome words and phrases be impactful or a nothingburger? Worse, could it just be fake news?<p>Northern Michigan's Lake Superior State University on Sunday released its 43rd annual List of Words Banished from the Queen's …

News

Axios AM

Happy New Year's Eve from New Orleans, where our family has gotten together for the Sugar Bowl (Anders is a freshman at Alabama). Thank you for the …

Tarana Burke

Judge Rejects Roy Moore's Suit in Alabama Senate Race

Alabama Democrat Doug Jones on Thursday will be officially declared the winner of a U.S. Senate race after a judge rejected Republican Roy Moore's …

Equality

Alabama certifies election despite last-ditch Roy Moore lawsuit

<b>Democrat Doug Jones has been certified as the winner of the Alabama senate race despite a last-ditch lawsuit by the defeated Republican Roy Moore.</b><p>Republican state officials confirmed the 12 December special election result, one day after Mr Moore claimed election fraud and called for a re-run.<p>Mr …

Equality

Doug Jones Officially Declared Winner in Alabama Senate Race

Democrat Doug Jones' historic victory over Republican Roy Moore was declared official Thursday as Alabama election officials certified him the winner …

Equality

Roy Moore files last-minute lawsuit challenging Alabama result

<b>Republican Roy Moore, who lost a recent Alabama senate election to his Democrat rival Doug Jones, has filed a lawsuit in an attempt to challenge the result.</b><p>The lawsuit was filed the day before officials were due to certify Mr Jones the winner - two weeks after the vote.<p>Mr Moore was expected to win …

Equality

Roy Moore Files Lawsuit to Block Alabama Senate Result

Republican Roy Moore has filed a lawsuit to try to stop Alabama from certifying Democrat Doug Jones as the winner of the U.S. Senate race.<p>The court …

Equality

Roy Moore files complaint to block Alabama Senate result

Roy Moore filed an election complaint on Wednesday, alleging potential voter fraud in Alabama's special election and urged a delay in certifying the …

Cleveland

Roy Moore hasn’t conceded and is still fundraising a week after the election that he lost

The Republican continues to have trouble acknowledging when things happen.<p>Roy Moore (R), who was twice removed as Alabama Supreme Court Justice for …

Liberal View