Search the Archive

Clinton / Impeachment / Senate Trial / Starr #183065

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 31, 1999
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Washington: Tim O'Brien) New York Times story that independent counsel Kenneth Starr has concluded a sitting president can be indicted and tried on criminal charges examined; details given from an article in "Legal Times" by law professor and Starr associate Ronald Rotunda. [STARR - offers no comment.] [White House advisor George MITCHELL - calls this speculation inappropriate.] [Former appellate judge Robert BORK - says you cannot indict a president.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Karla Davis) Tomorrow's deposing of Monica Lewinsky in the Senate impeachment trial previewed; details given of the issue of a Lewinsky-Betty Currie telephone call. [Senator Mike DeWINE - says maybe something new will come out.] [Representative Asa HUTCHINSON - comments on Lewinsky and Vernon Jordan) [Representative James ROGAN - previews his deposing of White House aide Sidney Blumenthal.] The White House strategy in responding to the Lewinsky testimony noted.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) The presence of Senate members, Jordan and Starr at last night's Washington, DC, dinner shown.

Reporter(s):
Davis, Karla;
O'Brien, Tim;
Simpson, Carole
Duration:
00:04:40

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.