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Supreme Court / United States vs. Richard M. Nixon #32664

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 08, 1974
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(Studio) Oral arguments presented in Supreme Court case, United States versus Richard M. Nixon. Court must decide how absolute President' executive privilege is.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) President' former chief of staff, H.R. Haldeman, present for day's arguments. Special prosecutor Leon Jaworski's and President' attorney James Saint Clair's arguments outlined. Justices Marshall and Powell question Saint Clair intently. Jaworski assistant Phillip Lacovara rejects Saint Clair's argument. [ST. CLAIR - believes his argument went well.]
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds Artist: Freda Reiter

(Studio) Justice William Rehnquist disqualified himself from case; reasons given.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reasoner, Harry;
Reynolds, Frank

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