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Hearst Case / Surgery #487866

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 14, 1976
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(Studio) Patricia Hearst suffers collapsed lung, is linked with another crime and decides to tell all about kidnapping. William and Emily Harris charged with kidnapping, robbery and assault.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Los Angeles, California) [Defense attorney Leonard WEINGLASS - says Harrises say Hearst will say anything to help herself.] Hearst not in court today. Harrises deny recing. $10,000 for story in "New Times" magazine. February 22, 1976, film shown. [William HARRIS - says learned from experiences.] [Emily HARRIS - says Hearst kidnapping was great success but SLA wasn't big enough to carry it forward.] Hearing set for next Wednesday
REPORTER: Frank Bourgholtzer

(Studio) Report on Hearst.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Redwood City, California) Hearst under heavy guard at Sequoia Hospital after undergoing emergency surgery. [Surgeon Dr. Jeffrey WEISBERG - describes surgical procedure for collapsed lung.] X-rays shown. Recovery to take 5 days.
REPORTER: Rick Davis

(San Francisco, California) Hearst has been telling her story to authorities. August `75 film shown. Hearst admits involvement in bombing of 2 sheriffs' cars. She has named Steven Soliah and others as being involved. [Prosecutor James BROWNING JR. - says Hearst must be helpful with regard to any criminal activity she's been involved with.]
REPORTER: Rick Davis

Bourgholtzer, Frank;
Chancellor, John;
Davis, Rick

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