Evan Davis on United States v. Nixon, Part 1

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. Mr. Davis talked about the main issues and unusual features of the case. He was interviewed by video link from New York City before a re-airing of the July 8, 1974, Supreme Court case. close

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319986-1
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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 13, 2014
Last Aired:
Jul 19, 2014

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  • Jul 13, 2014 | 11:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 14, 2014 | 3:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 19, 2014 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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