ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 19, 1973
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) So far, President' lawyers haven't appealed lower court's. decision to force President to release White House tapes to Judge John Sirica.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(DC) Supreme Court ready to receive President' appeal, but efforts at compromise continue Special Watergate prosecutor Archibald Cox meets with Attorney General Elliot Richardson twice this week Details of possible compromise unknown. Former White House cnsl. John Dean testifies tapes to show President had knowledge of Watergate cover-up Today Dean charged with one count of conspiracy. Dean pleads guilty, admitting involvement in Watergate cover-up. [COX - insists no arrangement worked out between Dean and Watergate prosecutor's office.] Dean's restrictions before final sentencing outlined.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher Artist: Freda Reiter
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.