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? asked in News & EventsOther - News & Events · 9 years ago

Why was Patty Hearst's sentence commuted?

Why was Patty Hearst's sentence first commuted by Carter then completely pardoned by Clinton? was it because of her family's influence or was it something else?

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  • JJWJ
    Lv 7
    9 years ago
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    Interesting question.

    One article to read can be found by doing a Yahoo search for "Carter Seeks Pardon for Heiress Hearst".

    Several related articles can be found searching for "Patricia Hearst".

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