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House Judiciary Committee / Evidence #477792

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 18, 1974
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(Studio) House Judiciary Committee releases more evidence gathered in its impeachment investigation.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(DC) Evidence involves wiretaps, plumber's unit and Ellsberg break-in. Memos with regard to wiretaps outlined. John Ehrlichman's testimony reveals President approved Ellsberg break-in after the fact.
REPORTER: Carl Stern

(Studio) Committee also releases evidence about Secretary of State Henry Kissinger's role in wiretapping.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(DC) FBI memos released. Former FBI director J. Edgar Hoover received request from Kissinger for taps, according to memo. At Senator confirmation hearings, Kissinger denied all involvement in wiretaps. William Ruckelshaus, former acting FBI director says Hoover sometimes substituted names of people when government ordered wiretaps. Kissinger reserves comment.
REPORTER: Catherine Mackin

Mackin, Catherine;
Stern, Carl;
Utley, Garrick

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