(CNET) U.S. presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren accused Facebook of "corruption" on Thursday for sponsoring an event featuring a rare appearance by conservative Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Sexual misconduct allegations against Kavanaugh almost derailed his appointment to the Supreme Court nearly a year ago.
Kavanaugh denied he sexually assaulted Christine Blasey Ford while the two were in high school, and the Senate narrowly approved the nomination.
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He's scheduled to speak at an event on Thursday night hosted by the Federalist Society, a right-wing group that's advocated for conservative judges, including Kavanaugh. It'll be the first time he's made a public speech since his confirmation to the Supreme Court.