The Kidnapping of Patty Hearst


Patricia Hearst in federal court at conclusion of the day's proceedings of her trial on a charge of bank robbery. Bettman/Getty Images

In 1974, publishing heiress Patty Hearst was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army. Originally a hostage, Hearst eventually became a member of the SLA, participating in at least two robberies. Tune in to learn more about Patty Hearst.

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Topics in this Podcast: 20th century, Crime, Hearsts, biographies, Patty Hearst, William Randolph Hearst