News just breaking from “Corporate Counsel”:  (Originally reported in the National Law Journal)

Headline: Young Scholar, Now Lawyer, Says Clarence Thomas Groped Her in 1999


Although these allegations were denied by Justice Thomas’s office, Corporate Counsel has reported that:

“The anticipation of meeting a U.S. Supreme Court justice for the first time turned to shock and distress for a young Truman Foundation scholar in 1999 when, she says, Justice Clarence Thomas grabbed and squeezed her on the buttocks several times at a dinner party.”