ABC Evening News for Monday, May 12, 1969
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(Studio) Nixon administration, through Attorney General John Mitchell concedes to meeting privately with Chief Justice Earl Warren about Abe Fortas. Warren confirms meeting
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) Mitchell tells Warren of information concerning Fortas, [Senator Edward KENNEDY - says charges should be made public.] Admin. not using "hands off" policy in this case.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson
(DC) Critics hope Fortas resigns or is impeached. [Senator Paul FANNIN - says attorney told me Fortas would resign. He should be impeached if doesn't resign.] Representative M.R. Gross has impeachment resolution ready.
REPORTER: Bob Clark
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