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Watergate Case #25127

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 28, 1973
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(Studio) Convicted Watergate defendant James McCord gives secret testimony to Senate committee investigating case.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [McCORD - declines to talk with reporters until after session with Senate committee and Judge Sirica.]
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

(DC) McCord is said to have implicated White House attorney John Dean and former campaign official Jeb Magruder in Watergate bugging. [Jeb MAGRUDER - tells reporter Bill Zimmerman he had no prior knowledge of bugging of Democrat headquarters] John Dean also denies connection with bugging and Nixon says he believes him. Defendant E. Howard Hunt given immunity from prosecution and testifies to grand jury. 4 Miami based defendants also given immunity and may talk.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) Martha Mitchell calls New York "Times" and says there's a conspiracy to make her husband John Mitchell, former Attorney General, goat of Watergate bugging.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Donaldson, Sam;
Reasoner, Harry;
Schoumacher, David;
Smith, Howard K.

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