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    Associate Justice Warren E. Burger Signed Slip Opinion on Nixon v. Administrator of General Services et al. 5.75" x 9", decided June 28, 1977. The court ruled in favor of the Administrator, which gave government archivists the rights over all of Nixon's presidential papers and recordings. Prior to Gerald Ford's signing into law the Presidential Recordings and Materials Preservation Act, which this ruling upheld, all presidential papers and products were considered to be personal. Burger, who along with William Rehnquist filed dissenting opinions, signs "Warren E. Burger" on the lower margin of the top page.

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