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Rebozo Papers / Campaign Funds #478434

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 22, 1974
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(Studio) Charles "Bebe" Rebozo fights to keep papers out of hands of special prosecutor, Leon Jaworski. Jaworski feels papers may shed light on Rebozo's use of Nixon campaign funds to improve Nixon home and to buy earrings for Pat Nixon. Federal judge orders Rebozo to give up papers.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Affidavit deals with $150,000 in campaign funds, ptly given by Howard Hughes. Some money went through 7 bank accounts and paid for $36,000 improvements to Key Biscayne home. $6000 laundered through 3 bank accounts to buy $4,562.38 worth of jewelery. Assistant prosecutor, Paul Miche, demands Rebozo papers. Attorney Robert Ward says papers protected by attorney-client privilege. Judge George Hart orders papers surrendered.
REPORTER: Ford Rowan

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Rowan, Ford
Duration:
00:01:40

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