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Hearst Trial #48182

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 18, 1977
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(Studio) Patricia Hearst pleads no contest to 2 charges of assault with deadly weapon and robbery; 9 other charges dropped.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(Los Angeles, California) Hearst attorney Al Johnson asks hearing be moved to 2nd ctroom. so Hearst could be there. Motion granted by Judge William Keene, who announces pleas. Charges stem from 1974 sporting goods store shooting incident. Court proceedings in 2nd ctroom., before Judge E. Talbot Callister, noted. Details with regard to surprise pleas noted. Hearst free on bail pending ruling on appeal of San Francisco bank robbery trial; has stayed with parents at home in Hillsborough, California. REPORTER: Stephen Geer Artist: David Rose Artist: Victor Parades

Walters, Barbara

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