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United States v. Nixon Viewing Guide

Viewing guide for the Nixon v. United States Homework Help video.

  1. What is executive privilege?
  2. Why did the Justice Department subpoena to access the recording tapes from the White House? Why did President Nixon refuse to give access?
  3. In a _________ ruling, the Supreme Court upheld the subpoena as ________.
  4. In his opinion, what reason did Chief Justice Warren Burger give for rejecting the idea that executive privilege made the president immune from all judicial subpoenas?

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