Another woman claims that Herschel Walker pressured her to have an abortion and took her to a clinic to have an abortion.
On Wednesday, attorney Gloria Allred, who has represented many alleged victims of sexual misconduct and assault, told reporters that a woman who is arguing for anti-abortion Republican Senate candidate Walker introduced to Georgiatook her to an abortion clinic to get an abortion in the 1990s.
Allred said her client, whom she introduced as Jane Doe, began dating the former football player in 1987 and had a close relationship with him for several years.
At the press conference, Arred presented evidence of hotel receipts, handwritten letters, and voice recordings that Walker left Doe during their relationship.
In 1993, Doe found out she was pregnant, according to her attorney. When she told Walker, he clearly wanted her to have an abortion and persuaded her to do so. I do,” said Allred.
In an emotional statement presented by Doe without revealing her face, she recalled being “confused, anxious and scared.”
“I simply couldn’t make it through. I left the clinic in tears,” she said.
Doe explained that Walker took her to the clinic again and waited hours for the abortion to be completed.
“I was devastated because I felt forced to have an abortion,” Doe said, adding that she felt “naive” and Walker “used me.”
“The reason I am here today is because he has publicly taken a position that he is ‘about life’ and is against abortion under any circumstances. I made sure it was done personally by driving me to “go to the clinic and pay for it,” she said.
“I don’t think Herschel Walker is morally fit to be a U.S. Senator,” she said. She added that she is an independent and has voted for Donald Trump twice.
The Guardian has not independently confirmed the accounts of Walker’s most recent accusers.
New report, Walker Said: “I’m done with this stupidity. I’ve already told people this is a lie and I’m not going to entertain them.”
Walker has expressed strict anti-abortion beliefs, but has already been accused of paying for another woman’s abortion.
Georgia’s Senate election is one of a series of key contests that will determine control of the Senate in the November 8 midterm elections.
Democratic incumbent Rafael Warnock was elected in 2020 and, along with John Ossoff, split the Senate 50-50, giving Democrats the seats they needed to control it by voting for Vice President Kamala Harris. I was.
Warnock is the pastor of a church where civil rights activist Martin Luther King once preached. A former college and his NFL football star, Walker has had his career checkered business, endorsed by Donald Trump.
Nationwide, Democrats want the Supreme Court to rule abortion Help motivate voter turnout as they try to hold the House and Senate.
On Wednesday morning, before Allred stepped in, voting site FiveThirtyEight gave Warnock 3 point lead.
Another woman said Walker encouraged and paid for abortions in 2009. To tell Conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt said: You know, people have done it, but I know nothing about it. If I knew, I’ll be honest, but I don’t know anything about it. ”
same woman Said He encouraged her to have a second abortion and did “nothing” for his son.
walker Said He supports a total ban on abortion, in line with Republican policy, following the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in June that revoked abortion rights.
At the debate stage earlier this month, Walker tried to deny that he was in favor of a total abortion ban and attacked Warnock for being a Baptist minister but supporting abortion rights.
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2022/oct/26/herschel-walker-georgia-senate-abortion-clinic A second woman says Herschel Walker pressured her to have an abortion.Republican