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Clinton Investigation / Attorney-Client Privilege #382505

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 08, 1998
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(White House: Scott Pelley) Question of attorney-client privilege protection after death of client raised; attempts by independent counsel Kenneth Starr to get notes from Travelgate participant Vince Foster's last attorney visit reported; chart shown of Travelgate issues; sketches shown from Supreme Court. [Foster lawyer James HAMILTON - defends attorney-client privilege.] Prosecutor Brett Cavanaugh quoted about that attorney-client privilege does not survive the client. (Artist: Dana Verkouteren)

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Studio: Kristin Jeannette-Meyers) Current exception for breaking attorney- client confidentiality given; expectations of clients mentioned; legal implications of change in policy noted.

Jeannette-Meyers, Kristin;
Pelley, Scott;
Rather, Dan

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