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Hearst / Release On Bail Likely #40856

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 18, 1976
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(Studio) Patricia Hearst's father posts bond of $500,000. Patricia likely to be released on bail. Her attorney requested freedom for client giving personal safety as reason.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Pleasanton, California) Federal Correctional Institution at Pleasanton, California, home for Patty Hearst for 1 1/2 mos. [INMATES - disagree with attorney Miss Hearst's life not in danger.] [Another INMATE - says Patty afraid police might be planted in prison.] [Prison OFFICIAL - says prison accessible from outside. Prison medium security institution] Patty Hearst treated as other inmates at prison.
REPORTER: Bill Redeker

(Studio) Patty Hearst's father and her attorney Al Johnson both optimistic about bail.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Reasoner, Harry;
Redeker, Bill;
Walters, Barbara

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