High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Jun 20 1976, Page 15

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - June 20, 1976, High Point, North Carolina Harrises go to trial monday without Patty by Linda Deitsch associated press writer los Angeles apr More than two years after the liberation army was shattered by death two of its last survivors go on trial monday without their co defendant. Patricia Hearst. Although absent. Miss Hearst is Likely to dominate the trial of William and Emily Harris a Patty Hearst will be mentioned constantly from the first Day of testimony said the harrises lawyer. Leonard Weinglass the harrises still avowed Sla members Are charged with kidnapping robbery and assault in connection with a May 1974 Day and night of violence starting with a wild shooting incident at a sporting goods store the 22-year-old miss Hearst now awaiting sentencing on a san Francisco Bank robbery conviction admitted at that trial that she wielded a gun when she was with the harrises during that escapade for nine months since their arrest sept 18. 1975, the harrises have fought to keep miss Hearst beside them As a co defendant. Quot it benefits us in a direct Weinglass said during his extended Battle to delay the Case Quot under the charges of this Case Only Patricia Hearst is the one who find a weapon Only Patricia Hearst is the one who put people in danger and Only Patricia Hearst is the one whose Story under oath has not been believed we think in comparison to that set of circumstance the harrises will Only Benefit Ana come off better a but Weinglass lost an Lith hour try for another delay Friday and barring further roadblocks jury selection was expected to begin As scheduled Superior court judge Mark handler ruled that miss hearses unavailability for trial made it imperative to proceed with the Harris Case separately he said miss Hearst can be tried later and set a tentative Date of july 26 but the heiress lawyers predicted she May never go to trial in to Angeles they claim they can prove such massive prejudice against her that it would be impossible to find an impartial jury the District attorney s office however has voiced its intention to prosecute the evidence against All three if Likely to be aired at the Harris trial # Harris 31 and his wife 29 will confront again in the courtroom witnesses to the events of May in and 17, 1974 a a series of episodes which precipitated the fiery deaths of six Sla comrades. The events of the two Days Are basically uncontested the main issues to be decided by jurors Are whether crimes were committed and. If so who is responsible9 that shooting incident began with a shopping trip the harrises entered Mel s sporting goods store in Inglewood at 4 1ft pm on May 16 waiting in a Van parked across the Street was their fellow fugitive and onetime Sla Kidnap victim. Miss Hearst she had declared her conversion to the terrorist band earlier the harrises paid $31 50 for heavy outdoor clothing and were about to leave when a Young clerk noticed Harris stuff my something up his sleeve a scuffle ensued the shoplifting incident and the clerk Anthony Shepherd clamped a handcuff on Harris mrs Harris pummelled the clerk As the three grappled into the meet. Bullets began Flung across the four Lane Highway miss Hearst. Wielding a sub machine gun. Was firing from the Van 12 soldiers on duty drugged by companion the largest and most spacious cruise ship sailing from Miami to the Bahamas Washington map army Secretary Martin r loft Mann said in a letter released saturday that two dozen la s soldiers on duty at an army communications Center were drugged with Usi by a fellow Soldier in an incident last year in West get Many eighteen of the 24 soldiers affected were hospitalized fur up to six Davs for disturbances of the Central and autonomic nervous system a Hoffmann said a however the Soldier whom army investigators suspect was responsible for put Ling the hallucinogenic drugs into the communications Center s Toffee urn probably will never be prosecuted according to Hep Les Aspen. I wis Hoffmann in a june 4 letter released by Aspin said that the suspected culprit was not identified by the investigators until after his discharge from the army in july 1975. Almost five months alter the incident at Wassweiler. Weal Germany the incident occurred feb 26, 1175 during a North Atlantic treaty organisation a nato training exercise termed win tax a the Man Euver was not affected by the absence of the hospitalized soldiers Hoffmann said the message Center was being manned around the clock at the time. The army Secretary said three hours after a fresh shift of 40 soldiers came on duty that morning he said. A the initial illness was reported a a Skeleton Force continued to work without ill effects until 5 45 p in when the area was evacuated at the order of the battalion commander Hoffmann said wintry Panama 3 night Nassau cruise 4 night Nassau amp Freeport cruise sailing every Fri amp Mon Lano sea Tours a Orive n cruise Tours Are available ship is your hotel All the Way. See your travel agent or write for colourful literature Sim steamship los in Salat 9�m� an of petitp0 Boa 010882 miam. 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