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Watergate Case #22837

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jan 15, 1973
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(Studio) Last week E. Howard Hunt pleaded guilty in bugging case to all charges against him. Today 4 more defendants follow suit.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Bernard Barker and Eugenio Martinez arrive court with Virgilio Gonzales and Frank Sturgis. Attorney Henry Rothblatt accompanies defendants to ctroom. Judge John Sirica reads letter from Miami 4 saying they wanted to plead guilty despite objections of attorney Rothblatt. Sirica questions defendants about case, but finds out nothing not already known. [ROTHBLATT - says not at liberty to discuss case with reporters] Only 2 defendants remain to be tried. Questions of who and what behind it all still not answered.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Smith, Howard K.

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