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Senate Watergate Committee / Final Report #31771

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 08, 1974
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(Studio) Staff of Senate Watergate committee sends proposed draft of final report to Senators on committee for approval.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Draft report reveals former Attorney General John Mitchell approved plans leading to break-in at Watergate, Democrat headquarters Mitchell denied charges during Watergate hearings last July. [MITCHELL - insists he never approved Liddy plan.] Mitchell's attorney William Hundley reconfirms Mitchell's statement. Special prosecutor Leon Jaworski says Watergate committee doesn't have enough evidence to support charge against Mitchell.

Gill, Bill;
Reasoner, Harry

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