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Barbara Walters Report (Patty Hearst) #69935

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 08, 1981
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(Studio) Release of Patty Hearst's autobiography, "Every Secret Thing", this wk. noted.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Studio) Hearst's kidnapping by Symbionese Liberation Army recalled; her conviction and sentence for participation in bank robbery also recalled. Scenes of robbery shown; other revelations in her book discussed. Her association with Bill and Emily Harris mentioned. [HEARST - discusses robbery in which bank customer was killed, her role as informant with FBI, autobiography.] Her criminal efforts with SLA considered; Jimmy Carter's commutation of her sentence recalled. [HEARST - acknowledges possible future prosecution.] Extent of information she gave FBI noted.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(Studio) Further discussion of Hearst's experiences on "20/20" announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Robinson, Max;
Walters, Barbara

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