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Hearst Case / Sentence #42735

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 12, 1976
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(Studio) Judge Oliver Carter wants more psychiatric tests before sentencing Patricia Hearst.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(San Francisco, California) Carter orders Hearst to federal institution for 90 days for med. and psychiatric tests before sentencing. Defense attorney F. Lee Bailey asked for procedure; says he doubts public needs protection from Hearst. Hearst's parents present. Hearst to enter plea in Los Angeles Wednesday to Il charges. Carter to impose sentence of less than 25 years [Defense attorney Al JOHNSON - significant that judge needs extra time for sentencing.] [Randolph HEARST - says judgement not final.]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer Artist: Freda Reiter

Reporter(s):
Geer, Stephen;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:02:20

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