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President / Contempt of Court #235179

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 07, 1974
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(Studio) President may be found in contempt of court for refusing to abide by subpoena in Ellsberg trial. Judge Gerhard Gesell presides over case.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) John Ehrlichman wanted subpoenaed evidence for use in defense case in Ellsberg trial. President' attorney James Saint Clair and Ehrlichman testify before Judge Gesell with regard to matter. Judge Gesell extremely angry at White House [EHRLICHMAN - insists he's not plea bargaining with prosecutors.]
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl Artist: Howard Brodie

Cronkite, Walter;
Stahl, Lesley

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