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White House Tapes / Dobrovir / Sirica #226778

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 19, 1973
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(Studio) Judge John Sirica agrees with White House decision to hold some White House tapes because of executive privilege. Another judge requests attorney William Dobrovir to appear in court to explain presence of White House tape at DC party
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Sirica to send back portions of tape to White House not dealing with Watergate. Dobrovir admits playing tapes to guests. Judge William Jones listens to Dobrovir's explanation. [White House attorney Samuel POWERS - says White House shocked by Dobrovir's actions.] [DOBROVIR - assumes full responsibility for tape playing. Expresses relief over court's decision.]
REPORTER: Fred Graham Artist: John Hart

Graham, Fred;
Mudd, Roger

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