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Exclusive Scandal Sneak Peek: Will James Snitch on Cyrus' Role in the Murder Cover-Up?

ABC’s Scandal resumes brewing this Thursday at 10/9c, after 11 weeks off the air, and TVLine has an exclusive sneak peek at one high-stakes showdown.

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When last we tuned in, Cyrus had helped Sally Langston cover up her murder of husband Daniel, thinking that it would afford the Oval Office alllll the leverage they needed to keep the veep from going rogue and challenging Fitz in the next election. Besides, the Chief of Staff had enlisted Charlie to do a damn fine clean-up job.

But one thing Cy didn’t think to fret about was the call Sally made to him in the wake of her — I’m sorry, the devil’s — deed. Intercepted by the NSA and brought to U.S. Attorney David Rosen’s attention, the cryptic recording threatens to bring down the vice president as well as those who abetted her.

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Previously, James  was more than happy to put a bug in David’s ear that Daniel Douglas was dispatched with. But now, having come to accept the “666” on his hubby’s forehead (as well as a cushy White House press secretary gig)….? Press play to see his reaction to Rosen’s appeal to get the goods.

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