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Watergate Case #470008

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 29, 1973
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(Studio) Pressure grows on President to appoint independent attys. rather than Justice Department to investigate Watergate case. Republican Senator Charles Percy says will introduce Senator resolution calling on President to do so. President American Bar Association calls for same thing.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(DC) [American Bar Association President Robert MESERVE - says public confidence in admin. justice would be greatly increased if nobody in administration involved in Watergate investigation. Says President Coolidge set precedent in having independent attys. investigate Teapot Dome scandal.]
REPORTER: Peter Hackes

(Studio) Most information received by press on Watergate comes through leaks by unnamed administration officials. Washington, DC "Post" reports White House source says President aide John Dean ready to swear he made progress reports on cover-up of Watergate bugging to H.R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

Reporter(s):
Hackes, Peter;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:02:10

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