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Second teen accuses Lincoln Project’s John Weaver of sexual harassment

A second teenager has accused ousted Lincoln Mission co-founder John Weaver of “aggressively” sexually harassing him, in accordance with the journalist who initially broke the story.

The second minor accuser comes on the heels of a New York Instances report from Jan. 31 that Weaver — who helmed the anti-Trump tremendous PAC — sexually harassed a 14-year-old boy.

“I’m right here to say that I’ve made contact with one other minor who was sexually harassed by John Weaver,” reporter Ryan Girdusky stated Monday on Fox Information’ “The Ingraham Angle.”

“He’s nonetheless a minor at the moment. He doesn’t need his identify to come back ahead as a result of he’s a minor,” added Girdusky, who first reported the allegations towards Weaver final month for the American Conservative.

The journalist stated he has been in touch with quite a few males with comparable allegations, with the newest alleged sufferer additionally reaching out to him. Girdusky stated he noticed the creepy on-line messages Weaver allegedly despatched to the boy.

“John Weaver aggressively sexually harassed him. … there’s probably extra [accusers] to come back,” he stated.

Weaver stands accused of sexually harassing greater than 20 younger males, together with former interns with the embattled Lincoln Mission.

Final week, two former interns got here ahead with lurid textual content messages they allegedly acquired from Weaver.

The Lincoln Mission, greatest recognized for elevating thousands and thousands in help of the “By no means Trump” motion, has been roiled by current scandal, prompting management resignations and a shutdown of its fundraising web page.

John Weaver stands accused of sexually harassing more than 20 young men.
John Weaver stands accused of sexually harassing greater than 20 younger males.
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The group introduced Monday that it has employed regulation agency Paul Hastings to probe Weaver’s alleged misconduct as half of a “complete evaluation of our operations and tradition.”

FEC filings present that the regulation agency donated greater than $6,000 to the Lincoln Mission through the 2020 election cycle, Fox Information reported.

In the meantime, present and former staffers dished on the tremendous PAC’s “poisonous” work tradition — saying younger males had been hailed as “wizards,” whereas younger girls had been “women,” in accordance with a report by The 19th.

Political rivals had been known as “p—ies,” c–ksuckers” or “f—-ts.”

Girls leaders on the Lincoln Mission, together with co-founder Jennifer Horn, had been handled otherwise than their male counterparts, in accordance with the report. Horn, who resigned final week, was reportedly neglected of conferences and never consulted about public statements or essential choices.

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