That Bulging Briefcase

Lewin, Nathan
March 1974
New Republic;3/16/74, Vol. 170 Issue 11, p13
Focuses on the criminal involvement of U.S. President Richard Nixon in the Watergate Affair. Debate of constitutional scholars whether the Constitution permits the indictment of a president while he is in office; Impeachment case against the president; Historical policy for grand jury secrecy; Prevention of disclosure of derogatory information concerning an accused who is exculpated by the grand jury; Protect grand jury witnesses against intimidation and reprisal.


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