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(Studio) Former Attorney General, Nixon campaign manager, John Mitchell, appears to answer questions about break-in at Democratic national headquarters
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Cnsl. for suspects of Watergate break-in file motion in federal court to halt depositions. [MITCHELL - says he answered questions until defendants' cnsl. said it would not be proper to proceed. Swears he had no advance knowledge of bugging. Refuses to comment on officials (Maurice Stans, Gordon Liddy) who may have been involved.] Federal District Judge Charles Ritchie calls hearing.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr
- Cronkite, Walter;
- Schorr, Daniel
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