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Watergate Case #225472

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 29, 1973
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(Studio) Both sides rest case in Watergate bugging trial.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Prosecutor Earl Silbert says Gordon Liddy led wiretap conspiracy. Liddy and James McCord acted illegally without knowledge of rest of Nixon reelection committee Defense attorney Peter Maroulis raises question of why line drawn between Liddy and campaign officials who authorized payments to him - Jeb Magruder, Herbert porter, Robert Odle, Hugh Sloan. Judge John Sirica asks who made the concession that others innocent.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr Artist: Howard Brodie

(Studio) Dwight Chapin leaving job as Nixon appointments secretary Reports link Chapin with Watergate bugging, but officials say resignation not connected.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Schorr, Daniel

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