The president and his key advisers were illegal spying. Nixon broke into democratic National Committee’s headquarters and steeled top secret papers. Most people didn’t think that it was connected to the president.
Nixon was not being honest to his people about the break in. Nixon had secretly taped every conversation that took place in oval office. The protesters are trying to get their hands on the tape’s to have proof of the presidents guilt.
The protesters brought Nixon to court to see if he would tell the truth or a lie. Some of Nixon's aides were convicted to a federal prison.Nixon didn’t think he was doing anything wrong he thought of his poor judgement.