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Campaign `72 / Democratic Headquarters Break-In #224746

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 11, 1972
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(Studio) Maurice Stans was President Eisenhower's Budget Director; Nixon's Commerce Secretary; is Nixon chief fund raiser. Democrats accuse Stans of involvement in plot to bug Democratic national headquarters
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Democrats charge Nixon campaign with political espionage conspiracy. Hugh Sloan, Junior, G. Gordon Liddy, E. Howard Hunt, Junior named, with Stans and Committee to Reelect President, as defendants in case. [Nixon Campaign Director Clarke MacGREGOR - criticizes libeling of honorable men. Instructs Republican attys. to file suit for malicious prosecution and abuse of process.] Democrat charges reviewed.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Schorr, Daniel
Duration:
00:02:50

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