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In a legal document obtained by , Fierstein had claimed that her ex-husband had "assaulted and battered" her and she "suffered severe and permanent injuries" during their marriage.Her allegations first began to surface around the time of their divorce in the late 1980s and have resurfaced thanks to Puzder's nomination by President Trump.has come under review in the Senate as the confirmation hearing nears for Labor Secretary nominee Andrew Puzder.Puzder's former wife, Lisa Fierstein, appeared on an episode of Winfrey's show in disguise, according to , in which she accused her ex-husband of physical abuse.The Oprah Winfrey Show, often referred to simply as Oprah, is an American syndicated tabloid talk show that aired nationally for 25 seasons from September 8, 1986 to May 25, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois.Produced and hosted by its namesake, Oprah Winfrey, it remains the highest-rated daytime talk show in American television history.
She has even sent a letter to senators saying she regrets making the allegations, CNN reports.
Though Morgan’s mother had replaced the locks on the door of the family’s home, Morgan recalls, “My father came home that night, he gave the door one kick, the whole thing just came apart.” During his brutal attack, Morgan’s father used a pole attached to the lock he’d just dislodged – the very thing her mother had hoped would provide safety – against her: “I can remember so vivid,” she says.
“My mother, it was like she was trying to scream but it was like she could hardly get anything out.
Approximately 20 episodes were made available for the committee members to view in confidence.
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