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Court Actions / Supreme Court and Hearst / Berkowitz Competency #53551

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 24, 1978
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(Studio) Supreme Court decision against hearing Patricia Hearst's appeal of bank robbery conviction reported.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) History of Hearst bank robbery case traced. Films and photos shown. Case stemmed from Symbionese Liberation Army hold-up of Sunshine Branch of Hybernia Bank in San Francisco; earlier SLA kidnapping of Hearst mentioned. [Hearst attorney F. Lee BAILEY - says attys. have prepared document asking Judge William J. Orrick to reconsider sentence.]
REPORTER: Tim O'Brien (WCVB newsfilm)

(Studio) Judge's ruling that David Berkowitz is competent to stand trial in last of Son of Sam murders in NYC, that of Stacy Moskowitz, reported.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

O'Brien, Tim;
Reasoner, Harry

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