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Trask in an illicit meeting with Nixon.

The Watergate Scandal was a major politcal scandal that occured in 1972. The scandal was a result of a break-in at the Watergate Office Complex to recover and edit out tapes which included evidence of illicit dealings between Bolivar Trask of Trask Industries and Richard Nixon. The scandal resulted in a trial which lasted two years, ultimately leading to Nixon's resignation.