Sarasota lawyer says it was ‘common knowledge’ Roy Moore dated teens


NEW THIS WEEKEND, A LOCAL TIE TO A NATIONAL STORY SHAKING OF THE POLITICAL LANDSCAPE A SARASOTA LAWYER IS SPEAKING OUT ABOUT HER FORMER COLLEAGUE, REPUBLICAN SENATE CANDIDATE, ROY MOORE

HE FACES ALLEGATIONS OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT BY FOUR WOMEN WHO SAY THEY WERE PURSUED BY HIM 40 YEARS AGO WHEN THEY WERE TEENAGERS Reporter: TERESA JONES IS A PARTNER AT THE SARASOTA LAW FIRM YOU CAN SEE HER NAME WRITTEN RIGHT HERE IN THE DOOR SHE WORKED WITH ROY MOORE BACK IN THE 1980S IN ALABAMA SHE SAYS AT THAT TIME, IT WAS COMMON KNOWLEDGE THAT HE DATED HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS WHEN HE WAS IN HIS 30s

JONES NOW WORKS FOR SARASOTA LAW FIRM HER BIO ON THE FIRM'S WEBSITE SAYS SHE WAS AN ATTORNEY IN ALABAMA AT THE SAME TIME ROY MOORE WORKED THERE CNN REPORTED EVERYONE KNEW ROY MOORE DATED HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS YOU WOULDN'T SAY ANYTHING TO SOMEONE LIKE THAT ROY MOORE DENIES THE ALLEGATIONS , BUT DID NOT ENTIRELY DISPUTE DATING GIRLS THAT YOUNG

IN A RADIO INTERVIEW WITH SEAN HANNITY ON FRIDAY HE SAID THIS Reporter: DO YOU REMEMBER DATING GIRLS THAT YOUNG AT THE TIME? NOT GENERALLY, NO I DON'T REMEMBER ANYTHING LIKE THAT Reporter: REPUBLICAN SENATOR , PAT TOOMEY ADDRESS THE ALLEGATIONS ON MEET THE PRESS WE HAVE A 40-YEAR-OLD ALLEGATION THAT IS IMPROVABLE, PROBABLY

DESPITE THAT, MANY OF US ARE SUGGESTING THAT THE PREPONDERANCE OF THE EVIDENCE SEEMS TO SUPPORT THE ACCUSER AND THEREFORE, WE, MANY OF US, I WILL SPEAK FOR MYSELF, WOULD PREFER FOR ROY MOORE TO STEP ASIDE Reporter: TO ME GROWS — JOINS A GROWING NUMBER OF REPUBLICANS CALLING FOR ROY MOORE TO DROP OUT OF THE RACE, IF THE ALLEGATIONS ARE TRUE, INCLUDING MITT ROMNEY, MITCH McCONNELL AND SENATORS JOHN McCAIN AND MIKE LEE PRESIDENT TRUMP ECHOED THEIR SENTIMENTS IN A STATEMENT FRIDAY SAYING QUOTE, LIKE MOST AMERICANS, THE PRESIDENT DOES NOT BELIEVE WE CAN ALLOW A MERE ALLEGATION, IN THIS CASE ONE FOR MANY YEARS AGO TO DESTROY A PERSON'S LIFE IT IS TOO LATE TO REPLACE ROY MOORE ON THE BALLOT BUT THERE IS SOME CHAT ABOUT TRYING TO PUSH A WRITING CANDIDATE TO CHALLENGE HIM COLLABORATION OF THESE ALLEGATIONS LIKE THAT KIND JONES PROVIDED ADD TO THE MOUNTING PRESSURE ON ROY MOORE TO STEP ASIDE

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