NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 18, 1973
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(Studio) NBC learns that special Watergate prosecutor Archibald Cox to ask for secret White House tapes. Tapes could bring out truth. Watergate committee wants White House tapes and White House documents. President says White House documents won't be turned over to another branch of government
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Cox doesn't represent another branch of government Separation of powers doesn't apply to Cox, since he's considered part of exec, branch. President may antagonize Cox by not turning over tapes and documents and incr, feelings against Nixon innocence.
REPORTER: Paul Duke
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