CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 27, 1973
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(Studio) Environmental Protection Agency chief William Ruckelshaus named to replace L. Pat. Gray as acting FBI chief after Gray resigns.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) Gray tells Senator Lowell Weicker of meeting with President aides John Dean and John Ehrlichman in which Gray was given and told to destroy files containing forged documents about late President John Kennedy. Ehrlichman denies telling Gray to destroy files. [Senator Robert BYRD - says Gray participated in obstruction of justice and was right that he should resign.] [RUCKELSHAUS - says position as FBI chief strictly temporary.]
REPORTER: Neil Strawser
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