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William D. Ruckelshaus, the former deputy attorney general who resigned rather than fire Watergate Special Prosecutor Archibald Cox, discusses the events that led to the unraveling of Richard Nixon’s presidency.
Ruckelshaus was part of a high-profile panel that discussed “Lawyering Lessons from Watergate” Sept. 27 at the Section of Litigation Fall Leadership Meeting in Chicago.