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Moore Sentence #242386

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 15, 1976
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(Studio) Sara Jane Moore sentenced to life in prison for attempted assassination of President Ford. Judge tells her she wouldn't be on trial if there was effective capital punishment law.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Francisco, California) Moore describes her transformation from liberal do-gooder to radical. Judge Sam. Conti calls Moore a product of violent times that is no longer affordable. [Attorney James HEWITT - says Moore could have been found guilty of lesser charge if jury accepted defense of diminished capacity.] Moore won't be eligible for parole for 15 years
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld Artist: Howard Brodie

Cronkite, Walter;
Threlkeld, Richard

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