Ruckelshaus, Who Defied Nixon in Watergate Firing, Dies by The Associated Press
By The Associated Press
William Doyle Ruckelshaus, who famously quit his job in the U.S. Justice Department rather than carry out President Richard Nixon’s order to fire the special prosecutor investigating the Watergate scandal, has died. He was 87.
Published: November 28, 2019 at 02:19AM
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