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Anita Hill says a "neutral body" should investigate sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, because senators have already shown "the presumptions they have about the claims that have been made." Hill is seen here at an event last year. Alex Flynn/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Anita Hill Says Kavanaugh Accuser Hearing 'Cannot Be Fair'

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Anita Hill, then a professor at the University of Oklahoma law school, testifies in 1991 that she was sexually harassed by then-Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas. AP hide caption

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Kavanaugh Allegations Recall 1991's Supreme Court Scandal, With Key Differences

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The U.S. Supreme Court is shown on Dec. 4, 2017, in Washington, D.C. The court, continuing a years-long pattern, has declined to hear a constitutional challenge to a state gun law. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Anita Hill testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Oct. 11, 1991, regarding Clarence Thomas' confirmation to the Supreme Court. AP hide caption

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For Years, Anita Hill Was A 'Canary In The Coal Mine' For Women Speaking Out

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Anita Hill speaks during "TimesTalks Presents: Kerry Washington and Anita Hill Confirmation" on April 8 in New York City. Hill is now a professor of race and gender policy at Brandeis University. Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images hide caption

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Anita Hill: 'We've Come A Long Way Since Then'

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The Planned Parenthood women's health organization has come under fire from Republicans after an undercover video allegedly showed a Planned Parenthood executive discussing selling cells from aborted fetuses. Andrew Burton/Getty Images hide caption

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Gay rights advocates John Lewis (left), and his spouse Stuart Gaffney kiss across the street from City Hall in San Francisco, on Friday following a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that same-sex couples have the right to marry nationwide. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Changes Face Of Marriage In Historic Ruling

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Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. Jim Lo Scalzo /EPA /Landov hide caption

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Justice Thomas' voice comes in around the 13-second mark

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Clarence Thomas' Former Girlfriend Breaks Her Silence

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