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Clinton / Lewinsky Investigation / Executive Privilege #624544

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 05, 1998
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) Federal judge's ruling that President Clinton cannot claim executive privilege for his aides in independent counsel Kenneth Starr's investigation of his relationship with Monica Lewinsky examined. [American University professor Mark ROZELL, George Washington Law Center professor Jonathan TURLEY - assess the decision on executive privilege in the Lewinsky matter.] The claim of executive privilege by President Richard Nixon in the Watergate era recalled. [Last week, STARR - says no one is above the law.] The coming court battle over whether Secret Service agents can testify noted.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The third appearance by Clinton's friend Vernon Jordan before the Lewinsky grand jury, the disbanding of Starr's Little Rock grand jury and Starr's appearance in a private law case reported. [JORDAN - believes he will be called again.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Myers, Lisa
Duration:
00:03:40

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