Obstructing Justice

Pincus, Walter
September 1973
New Republic;9/1/73, Vol. 169 Issue 9, p21
Focuses on the investigations on the Watergate case by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Possibility of involvement of U.S. President Richard Nixon's Re-election Committee Director John Mitchell and Finance Chairman Maurice Stans in the FBI inquiry; Amount of the discovered Mexican checks; Obstruction of justice; Protection of national security.


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