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Whitewater / Hubbell Prison Calls Tapes / The Law #424795

CNN Evening News for Monday, May 04, 1998
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) The releasing of more of the prison telephone conversations between Webster Hubbell, his wife and friends reported. [Representative Dan BURTON - comments on the tapes he released.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The legality of the leak of the Hubbell phone calls because prison inmates lose rights examined. [Former attorney general Andrew FOIS - lists some of the privileges inmates lose; explains turning the tapes over to Burton.] [Hubbell attorney John NIELDS - says they are confidential conversations.] The criticism of the ethics of the release of the tapes noted. [Representative Henry WAXMAN, BURTON - offer differing opinions on privacy issues and the right to know.]

Reporter(s):
Shaw, Bernard;
Thomas, Pierre;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:03:40

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