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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 06, 1998
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(White House: David Bloom) President Clinton plans to appeal the judge's ruling denying executive privilege for White House aides asked to testify before the grand jury investigating Monica Lewinsky featured. [At news conference, CLINTON - comments on President Richard Nixon's assertion of executive privilege.] [NIXON - speaks on the privacy of advice.] The reaction to Representative Dan Burton's release of the Webster Hubbell prison tapes noted; his letter to Republican colleagues quoted. [CLINTON - criticizes Burton's release of the tapes.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) The importance of the grand jury testimony from Clinton's secretary Betty Currie about Lewinsky matters examined; details given of evidence suggesting Currie was more deeply involved as a go- between for Clinton and Monica than previously indicated. [Criminal defense attorney Brad BERENSON - comments on Currie's role.] The various questions about Clinton, Monica, Currie and Vernon Jordan reviewed. [Former deputy attorney general Jeffrey HARRIS - comments on the law.]

Bloom, David;
Brokaw, Tom;
Myers, Lisa

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