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Hearst Trial #41849

ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 20, 1976
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(Studio) Patricia Hearst recs. extra security due to death threat. It's her 22nd birthday.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(San Francisco, California) People who queue for ctroom. seats daily bring cake for Hearst. Cake not allowed in. Prosecutor James Browning asks Hearst if she sent birthday cards to her family during latter stay with SLA. She says she didn't. Defense attorney F. Lee Bailey objects to Browning asking Hearst if she's acting. Hearst in group SLA photos. No major contradictions to her earlier testimony produced. Judge Oliver Carter to rule whether Hearst may be questioned about year with SLA before she was caught.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer Artist: Bill Lignante

(Studio) Hearst tells jury that lives of Hearst family threatened and estate at San Simeon bombed.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Geer, Stephen;
Reasoner, Harry

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