CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 01, 1974
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(Studio) Watergate grand jury issues 7 indictments. 1 indictment implies President knew of Watergate cover-up.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) H.R. Haldeman, John Ehrlichman, Charles Colson, John Mitchell, Kenneth Parkinson, Robert Mardian, Gordon Strachan all indicted. Details of indictment reviewed; charges against individuals outlined. Watergate special prosecutor Leon Jaworski says trial could last 4 mos. Grand jury turns over sealed statement to Judge Sirica, allegedly with evidence linking President to cover-up. Sirica to decide what to do with statement soon.
REPORTER: Fred Graham Artist: Marcia Danits
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