When President Nixon got caught spying on the democrats. people didn't want Nixon to get in trouble. They wanted to keep Nixon as president. They thought president Nixon was a good president.
The democrats wanted to get president Nixon impeached for spying and deleting 18 minutes of the footage of the camera's in the white house. The democrats ended up impeaching president Nixon. He wasn't charged with any criminal charges.
The court didn't charge him with the crime of invading privacy and deleting security footage. He ended up retiring from president he dodged a bullet.
It affected the laws of the country by spying and invasion of privacy. The democrats got mad at him and the was hatred and he retired from president of the United States Of America.