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But it comes just on and on individual privacy Richard Nixon has nothing on this administration -- on the Republicans saying that try to lawyer who defended the New York Times during the Pentagon papers.
Saying -- had to -- to Dallas says it is time for the Yankees -- -- -- Eric holder's.
-- -- -- -- While he what he did was he sign off on the search warrant against guess who Fox's Fox News reporter and he said the reason I'm signing off.
Effectively was because the Fox News reporter should be treated as a criminal.
Now he's said later.
Chicken was good news you but the damage the damage has been done.
And do you -- humans have a definite but I don't but it and you're saying that that -- that set a slippery slope as well when a dangerous precedent yet because.
What is it with the theory that Justice Department is that let's say you know Pluto.
You're not subject -- -- contact and he just interview people.
But if you go ahead and try to get some secret information that's classified.
From someone in Defense Department.
We're gonna say -- criminal because you cause that guy who is -- of the Espionage Act to leak even though.
You're not subject to itself always innocent man -- and run the WikiLeaks guy well that this is a problem if he says today he's not gonna go after.
Rosen I think.
And someone on asking what -- about WikiLeaks because I've written this book called fighting for the -- -- -- Anyway the -- very chapter is -- of Obama.
Because you used this very same theory against -- so the problem hasn't gone away why does that make him that is the president.
On that level -- that.
Area worse than president's well it's a question you got to add it all up right now I'm an historian numbers -- book is about four years of history.
So I say that if he succeeds we're Nixon failed anti when -- filled -- and then it.
In getting a conspiracy theory hung on -- size.
That's what Nixon tried to do against New York Times in -- pentagon papers case that's why I wrote about the -- because he trying to say.
Hey Neil Sheehan who's a reporter then you conspired with -- Ellsberg and other people who leaked the Pentagon papers yet a grand jury impaneled.
For seventeen months in Boston.
That jury failed okay they gave up on the case but now if Obama succeeds -- succeeds.
In getting an indictment and and convention.
I was -- as I say.
He will have succeeded where Nixon failed he is therefore worse -- -- it.
Do you see this knowing that.
-- who really constitutional crisis points.
Well I I think sell but to let try to wake up press -- very pleased to be -- to on your show.
-- that this is a real problem.
Is is difficult so don't loaders the crisis going on I don't know what -- a lot of folks' attention because it was used science.
-- is -- up fighting for the press is the author was very involved -- pentagon papers that was then he's right.
It's happening all over again now.
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