GOP brass tell Moore to exit race

Fifth woman says he made sexual advances on her as teen


Photographs by AP/RICHARD DREW

Beverly Young Nelson (left) and attorney Gloria Allred hold up Nelson’s high school yearbook, signed by Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, during a news conference Monday in New York. Nelson accused Moore of sexually assaulting her when she was 16 years old.

WASHINGTON -- A fifth woman accused Roy Moore, the Republican Senate candidate in Alabama, on Monday of making sexual or romantic advances toward her when she was a teenager, as senior Republicans in Washington called for him to drop out of the race and threatened to expel him from the Senate if he wins.

Former Alabama Chief Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore speaks at the Vestavia Hills Public library, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, in Vestavia Hil...

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