The Puzzling Prosecution

Pincus, Walter
June 1973
New Republic;6/2/73, Vol. 168 Issue 22, p15
Presents information on the arrest of five men inside the Democratic national headquarters in the Watergate building and subsequent developments. Appointment of Assistant Attorney General Henry E. Petersen, and Assistant US Attorneys Earl Silbert, Seymour Glanzer and Donald Campbell to investigate the Watergate affair; Appointment of a special supervisory government prosecutor, Archibald Cox, to review the investigation carried out by the above mentioned officials; Investigation by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation as to the violation of the Interception of Communications Statutes or any other Federal statutes; View that the Watergate prosecution was slow in coming to the trials.


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