Fred F. Fielding
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Fred F. Fielding
One regret I have is that I did not learn more about what was happening very early, so that I could have tried to stop…
Morgan, Lewis is a very large firm now, but it was not quite as big then. It was exciting for an associate in those days,…
It was frightening because it was the first time I had gotten a sense of how serious the problem was. It became clear from his…
I’m still friendly with Dean. He still calls me on the phone from time to time. John Dean was fired and later ended up spending…
Dean had just come from seeing his lawyer. That was the first time that I found out that he had consulted a lawyer. He wanted…
This drama between Dean and Ehrlichman took place while I was trying to give the contents to the FBI.
It became evident to me that there was a very serious political element at work. I know that the term impeachment was bandied about. I…
It is hard for people outside the White House to understand the constant daily problems and issues that come up that require the president’s attention,…
But look, you did not have to be well versed in politics to know that some stupid things were going on. It is the counsel’s…
The last eight years have created a lot of deep-seated hostility. People take political decisions very personally, and today there is a constant, ongoing attack,…
The Nixon years were trying. They honed my judgment for everything I did later on. The experience also illustrated for me the importance of training…
Soon after I returned to private practice, former Supreme Court Chief Justice Warren Burger called me one day.
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