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Dozens of accusers emerge after Andrew Yang's wife reveals sexual assault by doctor

The following piece contains explicit descriptions of sexual abuse allegations that may be disturbing to some readers. (CNN)Emilia Heckman trusted Dr. Robert Hadden.A fashion model in her late 20s, she found herself chatting casually about her family and career with the OB-GYN at Columbia University's prestigious hospital system, who showed her photos of his wife and daughters. She could catch him for appointments around her erratic schedule. She received free birth control from him."I felt comfortable asking him any questions I had about my health," Heckman, now 36, said in an interview with CNN. "He was so open."But every once in a while, according to her interview and court documents, he would startle her with an inappropriate question o ...