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Hearst Case / Health / Testimony #42806

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 15, 1976
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(Studio) Patricia Hearst's health shows signs of improvement. Lung blister, evidence of malnutrition noted.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(San Francisco, California) Justice Department to seek indictment against Jack and Micki Scott for harboring fugitive and transporting her across cntry. Hearst agrees to testify against couple at Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, trial. SLA used New Canaan, Pennsylvania, farmhse. as hideout in summer and fall of `74. US attorney for central Pennsylvania district, John Catone, says he's anxious for Hearst to regain health and continue talks with Justice Department Govt. attys. have hard time accepting what Hearst said about Crocker Bank holdup where woman killed. She says Steven Sohiah was not in bank; government says he was. Hearst says James Kilgore was in bank. Attorney F. Lee Bailey feels Hearst's talks with FBI will last another full day.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Geer, Stephen;
Reasoner, Harry

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