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White House Tapes / Jacobsen / Guilty Charge #236056

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 07, 1974
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(Studio) Cts. busy with other aspects of Watergate story, White House admits some conversations ordered by Supreme Court to be turned over to special prosecutor were never recorded. Texas attorney Jake Jacobsen pleads guilty to bribing former Treasury Secretary, John Connally. Jacobsen offered $10,000 campaign contribution from milk producers to Connally in exchange for higher price supports.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) President' attorney James Saint Clair delivers last of tapes to Judge John Sirica as ordered by Supreme Court, Details of Jacobsen's plea discussed. Jacobsen to testify against Connally.

Reporter(s):
Mudd, Roger
Duration:
00:01:50

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