- Jan 2010
[h=1]Richard Nixon's Watergate Grand Jury Testimony To Be Unsealed[/h][h=3]Ryan J. Reilly | September 30, 2011, 3:54PM[/h]
A transcript of former President Richard Nixon's testimony on the Watergate scandal before a grand jury in 1975 is going to be unsealed thanks to a lawsuit filed by Public Citizen on behalf of an historian.
Over the objection of the government, a federal court granted Public Citizen's request to unseal the 36-year-old transcript in July. The order became final this week when the Justice Department declined to appeal.
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In Nixon's 11 hours of testimony -- taken over the course of two days in June 1975 -- the disgraced president answered questions about the 18.5 minute gap in a tape recorded conversation between he and H.R. Halderman. The National Archives and Records Administration are expected to finish processing the transcript for release this fall.
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That should be an interesting read, once released!