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Pardon / Const. Scholars / Grand Jury #479239

NBC Evening News for Monday, Sep 09, 1974
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(Studio) Scholars disagree on constitutionality of pardon. Philip Kurland of U. of Chicago doubts const. of pardoning someone prior to indictment and conviction. Harvard professor disagrees, but is outraged.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Watergate grand jury angry. 1 member sends letter to Ford. Foreman of grand jury says jurors feel betrayed. Says legal action should be taken if possible and indictment or presentiment of case still possible. Foreman wants to hear from Leon Jaworski. [JAWORSKI - says can't comment.] Convicted James McCord says justice damaged enough; not interested in pardon. [Nixon attorney Herbert MILLER - says Nixon looks like he's in good spirits and good health.]
REPORTER: Carl Stern

Chancellor, John;
Stern, Carl

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