Robert Bork Oral History Interview

Former Judge Robert Bork talked about how he got the job as President Nixon’s solicitor general, how Nixon lectured him at Camp David… read more

Former Judge Robert Bork talked about how he got the job as President Nixon’s solicitor general, how Nixon lectured him at Camp David about the role of a judge, the issue of executive privilege, the Saturday Night Massacre, and his reaction to the discovery of the so-called "Smoking Gun'' tape.

This is a portion of the interview conducted by Timothy Naftali on December 1, 2008, for the Richard Nixon Presidential Library at Robert Bork’s home in McLean, Virginia. close

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Robert Bork Oral History Interview

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Program ID:
296329-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
McLean, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 18, 2010
Last Aired:
Oct 20, 2013

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  • Dec 18, 2010 | 8:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
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