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Ashcroft on Hill

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Ashcroft on Hill

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NPR's Legal Affairs Correspondent Nina Totenberg reports on Attorney General John Ashcroft's appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee yesterday. Ashcroft defended the administration's efforts to prevent and prosecute terrorism. (7:27) Read more about Ashcroft's testimony.