ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 21, 1974
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(Studio) House Judiciary Committee discusses possibility of allowing President' lawyer, James Saint Clair, to participate in committee 's probe.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Capitol Hill) Committee lawyers Albert Jenner and John Doar reject presence of Saint Clair at sessions; Democrats agree; Republicans don't. [Representative Edward MEZVINSKY - thinks Saint Clair attempts to drive wedge between committee and staff and Democrats and Republicans] [Representative Tom RAILSBACK - thinks Saint Clair should be allowed to sit in on committee sessions.] [Representative George DANIELSON - doesn't support Saint Clair's request to join committee in its probe.] [Representative Delbert LATTA - believes Americans want investigation honest and above board; Saint Clair should be permitted in committee ] Compromise among Judiciary Committee mbrs. likely.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson
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