40th Anniversary of United States v. Nixon Oral Argument

Evan Davis, formerly a senior member of the House Judiciary Committee Impeachment Inquiry Staff, talked about the Watergate inquiry 40… read more

Evan Davis, formerly a senior member of the House Judiciary Committee Impeachment Inquiry Staff, talked about the Watergate inquiry 40 years previously. He talked about the U.S. Supreme Court case United States v. Nixon where President Nixon claimed executive privilege over his Oval Office tape recordings which were sought by the Watergate special prosecutor, Leon Jaworski. He was interviewed by Steve Scully by video link from New York City before and after a re-airing of the July 8, 1974, Supreme Court case. The audio recording of the court’s oral argument was aired with still images of the participants shown as they spoke. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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40th Anniversary of United States v. Nixon Oral Argument

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Program ID:
319832-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 11, 2014
Last Aired:
Aug 5, 2014

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  • Jul 11, 2014 | 12:21pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
  • Jul 12, 2014 | 10:38am EDT | C-SPAN.org
  • Jul 13, 2014 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 14, 2014 | 12:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 14, 2014 | 3:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 04, 2014 | 11:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 05, 2014 | 2:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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