Former Vice President Joe Biden accused of touching women inappropriately

Joe Biden

Joe Biden

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Democrat is running for the US presidency in 2020

A Connecticut state woman said Joe Biden touched her inappropriately and brushed his nose with hers at a campaign event in 2009. She is the second person in three days accusing the former US vice president of inappropriately touching women. Biden is running for the White House in 2020.

"It was not sexual, but he grabbed my head," said Amy Lappos, 43, on Monday about her meeting with Biden at an event in Greenwich, Connecticut. "He put his hands around my neck and pulled me to rub noses with me. When he pulled me, I thought he would kiss me in the mouth."

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