Kamala Harris Reminds Blasey Ford: ‘You Are Not On Trial’

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September 27, 2018 2:06 p.m.

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) began her time questioning Christine Blasey Ford Thursday by noting: “You know you are not on trial.”

“You are not on trial,” Harris continued. “You are sitting here before member of the United States Senate’s Judiciary Committee because you had the courage to come forward. Because, as you have said, you believe it was your civic duty.”

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