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Roy Moore: Alabama voters will 'see through this charade' of sexual misconduct claims

Roy Moore: Alabama voters will 'see through this charade' of sexual misconduct claims

Republican candidate Roy Moore tried to rally support behind his embattled Senate campaign Saturday as some prominent Republicans disowned him over allegations he pursued sexual or romantic relationships with teenagers when he was in his 30s.

In his first public appearance since The Washington Post reported the allegations, Moore called the claims "a desperate attempt to stop my campaign" and cast doubt on the intentions of his accusers, one of whom said she was 14 when the former Alabama judge initiated a sexual encounter.

"These allegations came only four-and-a-half weeks before the election," Moore told roughly 100 supporters at a Veterans Day...

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