Date: April 14, 1973

Time: Unknown between 5:15 pm and 6:08 pm

Location: White House Telephone

John D. Ehrlichman talked with Richard G. Kleindienst.

[See also Conversation No. 428-28C]

[A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared Richard Nixon’s Special

White House Counsel for Watergate Matters and submitted to the Committee on the Judiciary of

the House of Representatives. This transcript can be found in Submission of Recorded

Presidential Conversations (SRPC), pages 629-638 (1-10). Please refer to the logging below.]



-Ehrlichman’s investigation

-Ehrlichman’s report, April 14, 1973


-President’s instructions

-Ehrlichman’s conversations, April 14, 1973

-John N. Mitchell and Jeb Stuart Magruder

-Magruder’s conversation with US Attorney

-Previous grand jury testimony


-Perjury and conspiracy cases

-Ehrlichman’s conversation with Mitchell

-Ehrlichman’s conversation with Magruder

-John W. Dean, III’s advice to Committee to Re-elect the President

[CRP] staff concerning grand jury’s actions

-Earl J. Silbert’s statement concerning

Dean’s source

-Henry Petersen

-Joseph T. Sneed’s role in Watergate

-Possible special counsel

-Warren E. Burger and William P. Rogers

-Ehrlichman’s investigation



Tape Subject Log

(rev. January-2011)

-Ehrlichman’s legal position


-Evidence of violation of law

-Petersen’s advice

-Magruder’s possible testimony

-Dean, Frederick LaRue, Robert Mardian and Herbert L. (“Bart”) Porter




-Birnbaum and Sears

Ehrlichman’s schedule

-Meeting with Kleindienst and Petersen

-White House correspondents’ dinner