CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 05, 1973
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(Studio) As Leon Jaworski takes oath of office as special prosecutor, acting Attorney General Robert Bork appears before Senator judiciary subcommittee to speak out against completely independent prosecutor separated entirely from executive branch.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Bork insists Jaworski to be almost totally independent. If President fires Jaworski, Bork to resign, but if bill passes, setting up court apptd. independent prosecutor, Bork to recommend veto to President This afternoon, former Watergate prosecutor Archibald Cox insists independently apptd. prosecutor will settle controversy.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr
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