CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 14, 1997
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(Studio: Dan Rather) The ongoing politics of the ethics investigation of House Speaker Newt Gingrich involving the tape of a cell telephone call between Gingrich and fellow Republicans that may have been given to the press by Democratic Representative Jim McDermott, who today stepped down from the investigating committee, reported.
(Washington: Wyatt Andrews) The lack of security in cell phone transmission and the laws regarding intercepting cell telephone signals examined; details given of cell telephone conversations that went public between Prince Charles and his girlfriend, Douglas Wilder trashing fellow Virginia politician Chuck Robb and the Gingrich call. [Gingrich call taper Alice MARTIN, Martin attorney Larry TURNER, radio hobbyist Alan HENNING - comment.]
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