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Agnew Inquiry / Grand Jury #472801

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 27, 1973
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(Studio) Baltimore grand jury begins hearing evidence against Vice President Spiro Agnew with regard to Maryland kickback allegations. Agnew's lawyers expected to block further grand jury probe.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Baltimore, Maryland) Prosecutor, United States attorney George Beall, hurries into grand jury room amid tight security. Public relations man William Muth appears before grand jury. Maryland kickback probe retraced. Agnew charges outlined.
REPORTER: Ron Nessen

(Capitol Hill) Agnew conts. normal activities in DC. [AGNEW - refuses any comment. Insists press conference upcoming.] Agnew to discuss problems at pol. rally in California this wkend.

(White House) Nixon's forthcoming schedule doesn't involve Agnew inquiry. Nixon's schedule outlined incling. mtgs. with New Zealand prime minister Kirk and Soviet foreign minister Andre Gromyko and West German Chancellor Willy Brandt. President intends to steer clear of any involvement in Agnew problems.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Studio) Background for Maryland kickback allegations involving Vice President recapped.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brokaw, Tom;
Chancellor, John;
Duke, Paul;
Nessen, Ron

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