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Ex-campaign staffer alleges in lawsuit that Trump kissed her without her consent

MIAMI (AP) — A former worker on President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign claims in a lawsuit filed Monday that he abruptly grabbed her by the hand and planted an unwanted kiss on her face during a Florida meeting with staff and volunteers.

Alva Johnson, who lives in the Huntsville, Alabama area, contends in the federal lawsuit that Trump made the nonconsensual advance in August 2016 in Tampa, Florida. She says he ‘‘grasped her hand and did not let go’’ and kissed her on the corner of her mouth as she turned slightly away. [Read more…]