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Watergate Trial / Nixon Subpoena #478276

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 15, 1974
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(Studio) Ex-President Richard Nixon subpoenaed by John Ehrlichman's attorney to be defense witness at Watergate cover-up trial. Special prosecutor, Leon Jaworski, doesn't oppose trial delay. Judge John Sirica to rule on issue.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Subpoena shown. Enclosed check supposedly covers travel expenses; won't pay for round trip by jet.
REPORTER: Ford Rowan

(Los Angeles, California) Ehrlichman appears at perjury trial with regard to Ellsberg break-in. [EHRLICHMAN - says hasn't talked to Nixon. Can't comment re: subpoenas and Watergate trial.]
REPORTER: Ford Rowan (narrates)

(DC) Nixon retains Los Angeles attorney, Darryl V. Rippy. Jaworski asks for trial delay to study new tapes.
REPORTER: Ford Rowan

Chancellor, John;
Rowan, Ford

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