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Start Date: Thursday, March 15, 1973 2:20 PM
End Date: Thursday, March 15, 1973 3:05 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Ziegler, Ronald L.; Dean, John W., III;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On March 15, 1973, President Richard M. Nixon, Ronald L. Ziegler, and John W. Dean, III talked on the telephone at an unknown time between 9:20 am and 10:05 am. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 037-116 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 37-116 Date: March 15, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:22 am and 10:05 am Location: White House Telephone Ronald L. Ziegler talked with John W. Dean, III. The President can be heard in the background. - 87 - NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept-09) Conversation No. 33-116 (cont’d) Preparation for press briefing -Subpoena of Dean in Common Cause suit -Dean's response -Reason for subpoena -Dean as President's counsel -Subpoenas of Congressional aides -Thomas J. Dodd -Daniel Brewster -Clark R. Mollenhoff's response -White House staff depositions in civil suits -Precedents -Charles W. Colson -Type of questions -Mollenhoff -Congressional aides' immunity -Colson's deposition -Judicial executive privilege -Legislative executive privilege -Differences -Reasons for appearance -E. Howard Hunt, Jr. -Samuel J. Ervin, Jr. -Senate committee -Colson's deposition -Speech on executive privilege