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Report: New witness to emerge in Shreveport in Cain accusations

KSLA News 12 has confirmed a new witness is about to come forward in the Herman Cain sexual harassment accusations. The witness is reportedly from Shreveport.

According to Attorney Gloria Allred:

A previously unidentified witness to the relationship between presidential hopeful Herman Cain and Sharon Bialek (who  accused Cain of improper sexual advances to her when she asked him for assistance in finding a job) will hold a news conference today,Nov. 14 at the Holiday Inn at 102 Lake Street, Shreveport, Louisiana with attorney Gloria Allred. The witness is a pediatrician. He was the former boyfriend of Bialek. He met Mr. Cain with Bialek and she told him that Cain had engaged in inappropriate touching of her shortly after the alleged  incident took place. Cain has said "I don't even know who this woman is."

Bialek is the first of Cain's accusers to go public. Bialek said she had met Cain in Washington to seek advice after losing her job at trade association he headed at the time. At least three other women have claimed that Cain sexually harassed them.

KSLA News 12 will be at the news conference, and we'll bring you the latest on air and online.

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