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Kleindienst / San Diego Scandal; ITT #463495

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 11, 1972
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(Studio) Attorney General designate Richard Kleindienst accused of interfering in behalf of United States attorney in San Diego who was being investigated for obstructing justice. Assistant attorney gem. testifies before Senator Judiciary Committee that Kleindienst did the right thing although the United States attorney was guilty of improper conduct.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [Senator Sam ERVIN - withdraws support for Kleindienst until President assistant Peter FLANIGAN testifies.]

(Studio) White House spokesman says Mr. Flanigan probably won't testify. Representative Bob Wilson asks for perjury investigation of ITT (International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation) Washington, DC director W.R. Merriam.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Duke, Paul

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