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White House Tapes / Erasures #473114

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jan 18, 1974
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(Studio) Judge John Sirica orders grand jury to investigate White House tape erasures case; possible criminal conduct under probe.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Six tape experts face cross-examination by Nixon attorney James Saint Clair and Rose Mary Woods' attorney Charles Rhyne. Prosecutor Richard Ben-Veniste reveals 2 more gaps exist on President' dictaphone belts. White House lawyer Fred Buzhardt insists gaps are only pauses. FBI agents sit in on court hearings, taking notes for own White House investigation.
REPORTER: Carl Stern; ARTIST: No artist given

(Studio) White House announces no one individual in White House could be guilty of wrongdoing after Judge Sirica's statement.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Stern, Carl

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