Al Gore Accused of Sex Assault

Masseuse claimed abuse in 2006
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jun 23, 2010 10:25 AM CDT
Al Gore Accused of Sex Assault
In this Aug. 17, 2000 file photo. then-Vice President Al Gore kisses his wife Tipper as he steps onto the stage at the Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles.   (AP Photo/Stephen Savoia, File)

(Newser) – The National Enquirer outed John Edwards as a dog, and now it’s taking aim at Al Gore: The former VP was apparently accused of sexually attacking a masseuse in 2006. The tabloid claims to have its hands on "shocking details" in the official police report and Gore’s $540 massage bill; but of course, you’ll have to pick up a copy at your local supermarket to see any documents.

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The alleged victim, 54, accuses Gore of “unwanted sexual contact at a local upscale hotel” in Portland, OR, according to police documents. Biggest ew factor: She saved her pants as evidence.
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