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Watergate Case #228273

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 26, 1973
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(Studio) Watergate prosecutor Earl Silbert visited today by Hugh Sloan, Powell Moore and John Wilson, attorney for H.R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(White House) News Secretary Ronald Ziegler denies reports Melvin Laird asked to help reorganize White House staff. Jeb Magruder may resign but Haldeman and Ehrlichman still have President confidence. Nixon has met with John J. Wilson, attorney for Haldeman and Ehrlichman.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Wilson meets with Earl Silbert. So far Silbert has not called Ehrlichman and Haldeman to testify to grand jury. Silbert has been sending grand jury transcripts to Justice Department ofr. Henry Petersen. Petersen is investigating Watergate for Nixon. Justice Department says has no plans to turn testimony over to White House
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl Artist: Howard Brodie

(Studio) New York City Bar Association urges Nixon to take Watergate investigation out of Petersen's hands and turn it over to independent attorney
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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