National Press Club

The Saturday Night Massacre - A 40-year Retrospective

October 17, 2013

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Run time: 98 minutes

The 'Saturday Night Massacre' that shook the national and started President Nixon's slide to resignation pitted power against rule of law, several of the key players said Oct. 17, 2013 at a National Press Club panel commemorating the 40th anniversary of the event.

Panelists included:

Bob Woodward
William Ruckelshaus
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer
Philip Heymann
Jill Wine-Banks
Jim Doyle