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Harris Plea/ Hearst Kidnapping #259426

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 31, 1978
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(Studio) Guilty plea by William and Emily Harris in kidnapping of Patricia Hearst reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Oakland, California) Kidnap scene in Berkeley, California, shown. February 4, 1975, film. Film of Harrises shown. Details of guilty plea reported Plea bargaining noted. Harrises quoted. [Defense attorney Susan JORDAN - speaks of Harris plea, and Harrises denial of torture, rape and brainwashing of Hearst.] [Prosecutor Lowell JENSEN - vows prison sentence for Harrises.] Video of Hearst shown. Case recalled. Symbionese Liberation Army actions noted. Hearst attorney quoted. Harris sentencing set October 3.
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg Artist: Don Juhlin

Goldberg, Bernard;
Mudd, Roger

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