July 1987: Rex 84 plan for Martial Law disclosed during Iran Contra hearings

Oliver North Questioned by Rep. Jack Brooks (D-TX),
Rex 84 Exposed During Iran Contra hearings in 1987 (May 5, 1987: Iran-Contra Committee Begins Public Hearings; Oliver North testified on July 7-10)

August 3, 1987 and After: Iran-Contra Hearings Conclude
The Iran-Contra hearings come to an end after over 250 hours of testimony from 28 witnesses. [New York Times, 11/19/1987] The hearings have been unsatisfactory at best, with the committee saying in a final statement, “We may never know with precision or truth why [the Iran-Contra affair] ever happened.” [Aug 3, 1987 – PBS]