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Watergate Conspirators #242704

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 06, 1976
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(Studio) Attys. for John Ehrlichman, H.R. Haldeman, Robert Mardian and John Mitchell ask for appeals.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Attys. and Mardian present at Court of Appeals. Haldeman's attorney speaks of publicity generated by conspiracy cover-up trial. Mitchell's attorney said Judge John Sirica didn't question jurors closely about information they knew with regard to Watergate. Ehrlichman's attorney says Sirica should have delayed trial until Richard Nixon testified. Mardian's attorney says Mardian didn't know anything about cover-up. Attorney Peter Kreindler says jurors picked hadn't paid much attention to case publicity and that they gave the 4 a fair trial. Nixon appointed, Judge George MacKinnon, questions prosecution's case.
REPORTER: Fred Graham

Graham, Fred;
Mudd, Roger

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