In the then-current aanrandingszaak of Paula Jones against Clinton would Lewinsky an important witness. Her statement about a sexual affair with the president would be of great interest to the case of Jones. Clinton knew that all too well and called his former trainee, therefore, to tell her that the law had to break and under oath had to lie like her in the court was asked whether she has a sexual affair with him.
“I was terrified that this public would be”, tells Lewinsky in the documentary. “Happy helped Bill and me through it and he said that if I there is a written statement about it would take, I might not even need to come. I felt not good, but it was the best thing to do. Pretty crazy actually, isn’t it? That breaking the law is best to do.”
Eventually it was proved that Lewinsky and Clinton for a sexual affair. This almost led to deposition of the president, but because there is no majority of votes was, he could stay on.