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Watergate Case #469493

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 30, 1973
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(Studio) White House comments on its position with regard to Watergate case.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [White House Press Secretary Ronald ZIEGLER - says has been and is President policy to cooperate fully with Watergate investigation. President will direct any member White House staff to testify to grand jury if called to do so. Admin. willing to cooperate with Senator investigating committee on Watergate.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Associated Press reports James McCord tells Senate committee H. R. Haldeman, President chief of staff, must have been aware of Watergate bugging plans. Defendant G. Gordon Liddy ordered to testify to grand jury.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Judge John Sirica gives Liddy immunity from further prosecution, but Liddy still refuses to testify to grand jury. Liddy now in contempt. McCord will not be sentenced until June 15 so he can testify further re: bugging. [McCord attorney Gerald ALCH - says McCord going through his records for documentation of charges he is making.] McCord apparently has no proof people like Haldeman, Mitchell and Dean involved. Senator investigator Sam. Dash says has hands full trying to check McCord's story.
REPORTER: Carl Stern Artist: Stephen Cohen

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Stern, Carl
Duration:
00:03:50

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