U.S. v. Nixon(1974)
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Information on the Watergate Scandal
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PBS - Thematic Window: The Watergate Scandal

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After the Watergate burglary, Nixon attempted to cover-up any White House relation to the 5 men who had been found placing phone bugs and taking photographs of secret documents inside the Democratic National Committie building in the Watergate hotel. Nixon and his administration provided "Hush money" to the 5, pressuring and threatening them to lie about their involvement. Nixon formulated a plan to get the CIA to stop the FBI investigation, a huge constitutional violation and an abuse of power.

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President Richard Nixon - Address Announcing Resignation

View the full speech here: http://millercenter.org/scripps/archive/speeches/detail/3871 After the turmoil of the Watergate scandal, and the initiation of imp...
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Richard Nixon announces his resignition as President of the United States, a decision made before facing almost sure impeachment due to the Watergate scandal and his refusal to relinquish tapes containing recorded presidental conversations. The tapes contained information that could link Nixon to the Watergate burglary.

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Watergate Scandal

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Get the history behind Watergate, the scandal involving President Richard Nixon’s reelection campaign that forever changed American politics.
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United States v. Nixon

Full text of the US Supreme Court decision in the Watergate tapes case: United States v. Nixon
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Provides the full legal indictment documents of the U.S. v. Nixon case. The Supreme Court opinion, criminal accusations against Nixon, and the reasoning for indictment.

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Watergate: The Scandal That Brought Down Richard Nixon

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A short summary of the Watergate scandal, who was involved, how the scandal was discovered, and what the result of it was. Contains information on the burgalry, the Watergate investigations, Nixon's reaction to the investigation and the accusations against him, and Nixon's resignition.

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