ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 02, 1977
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(Studio) John Ehrlichman is serving sentence for Watergate involvement; John Mitchell and H.R. Haldeman are told when to start serving.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters
(DC) Mitchell and Haldeman didn't begin serving sentences, as Ehrlichman did, and exhausted appeals through Supreme Court Now, attys. for 2 appear before Judge John J. Sirica to work out imprisonment details. Haldeman's attorney John J. Wilson asks for delay, so client can see daughter graduate from law school. Special Prosecutor Charles Ruff doesn't object. Tentative date is June 22. In Los Angeles, Haldeman and wife refuse comment. Haldeman probably to serve in Lompoc Prison in California; Mitchell's attys. are concerned for his safety, as he might meet inmates he sent to jail as attorney general
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel Artist: Freda Reiter
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