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  1. Chowchilla kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Inside Bay Area

    James Schoenfeld is seen in a 2012 prison mug shot, left, and a 1976 file photo taken after his arrest in the Chowchilla kidnapping case. ; Associated Press) FILE - In this July 17, 1976 file photo members of the Alameda County Crime Lab and FBI are pictured working around the opening to the van where 26 Chowchilla school children and their bus driver were held captive at a rock quarry near Livermore, Calif.

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  2. As Chowchilla Bus Kidnapper Gets Parole, Victims Speak Out: 'I Only...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | People

    "How long of a prison term is long enough for your child who was kidnapped and buried alive?" That's the question asked by Lynda Carrejo-Labendeira, who was only 10 when she and 25 other children were taken and buried alive in an underground bunker almost 40 years ago in the infamous Chowchilla, California, bus kidnapping. Now, one of the men who orchestrated that abduction, the largest in U.S. history, will be freed.

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  3. Did Ronald Reagan's budget surplus play a role in infamous Chowchilla school bus kidnapping case?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... obtained by this newspaper. The 158 pages of testimony reveal previously unknown details about the decades-old Chowchilla kidnapping, a case that captivated the nation. "I kept thinking, you know, the state's got more than it needs. They won't miss ...

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  4. Documents: Parole hearing transcript for Chowchilla kidnapper James SchoenfeldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Contra Costa Times

    James Schoenfeld has been paroled for his part in a 1976 crime that shocked the nation, Nearly 40 years ago, he and two other men kidnapped 26 school kids and their bus driver and buried them in a van at a Livermore quarry, holding them for ransom. Almost four decades after the crime, Schoenfeld was deemed fit for parole in April.

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  5. Governor Brown allows parole for Chowchilla school bus hijackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    This July 24, 1976 file photo shows the inside of the van that was used as a prison for the 26 kidnapped Chowchilla school children and their bus driver in Livermore, Calif. The van was being shown to members of the media after it was unearthed.

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  6. New theory on old Chowchilla caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Inside Bay Area

    ... obtained by this newspaper. The 158 pages of testimony reveal previously unknown details about the decades-old Chowchilla kidnapping, a case that captivated the nation. "I kept thinking, you know, the state's got more than it needs. They won't miss ...

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  7. Chowchilla kidnapper, former Atherton resident, to be paroled soonRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 2 | Almanac

    One of the three men who kidnapped a busload of Chowchilla schoolchildren in 1976 and buried them in a quarry in Livermore for ransom will be paroled soon because Gov. Jerry Brown has let a parole board's ruling stand, the man's attorney said Friday. On April 1, a two-member state Board of Parole Hearings panel granted parole to 63-year-old James Schoenfeld, who has been behind bars for 29 years for his role in the kidnapping.

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  8. Chowchilla Kidnapper From Peninsula Who Buried Busload of Children in Quarry in 1976 Granted ParoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Patch.com

    James Schoenfeld was one of three from wealthy area families who kidnapped driver and children and hid them underground to demand ransom One of the three men from the Peninsula who kidnapped a busload of Chowchilla schoolchildren in 1976 and buried them in a quarry in Livermore for ransom will be paroled soon because Gov. Jerry Brown has let a parole board's ruling stand, the man's attorney said last week. On April 1, a two-member state Board of Parole Hearings panel granted parole to 63-year-old James Schoenfeld, who has been behind bars for 29 years for his role in the kidnapping.

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  9. Infamous Chowchilla School Bus Kidnapper ParoledRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    Nearly 40 years after receiving a life sentence for his role in the largest mass abduction in U.S. history, James Schoenfeld -- one of the three infamous Chowchilla school bus kidnappers -- will walk out of a California prison this week a free man. The California Parole Board moved to grant the 63-year-old his freedom in April, at Schoenfeld's 20th parole hearing since his 1977 conviction on 27 counts of kidnapping, according to Luis Patino, a spokesman for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

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  10. Notorious Chowchilla Kidnapper To Be Paroled SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Patch.com

    James Schoenfeld was one of three who kidnapped the children and the driver, drove them 100 miles to Livermore and hid them to demand ransom One of the three men who kidnapped a busload of Chowchilla schoolchildren in 1976 and buried them in a quarry in Livermore for ransom will be paroled soon because Gov. Jerry Brown has let a parole board's ruling stand, the man's attorney said today. On April 1, a two-member state Board of Parole Hearings panel granted parole to 63-year-old James Schoenfeld, who has been behind bars for 29 years for his role in the kidnapping.

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  11. Man who buried children in Livermore quarry set to be paroledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KRON 4

    One of the three men who kidnapped a busload of Chowchilla schoolchildren in 1976 and buried them in a quarry in Livermore for ransom will be paroled soon. On April 1, a two-member state Board of Parole Hearings panel granted parole to 63-year-old James Schoenfeld, who has been behind bars for29 years for his role in the kidnapping.

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  12. Chowchilla Kidnapper Could Be Released 'Any Day Now'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving [...] - One of the three men who kidnapped a busload of Chowchilla schoolchildren in 1976 and buried them in a quarry in Livermore for ransom will be paroled soon because Gov. Jerry Brown has let a parole board's ruling stand , the man's attorney said Friday.

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  13. Central Valley Schoolchildren Kidnapper ParoledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KOGO-AM San Diego

    Back in the 1970s, this was a story that grabbed the attention of the nation. Now, nearly 40 years after being convicted for kidnapping 26 children in the Central Valley community of Chowchilla, one of the three men involved is about to get out of prison.

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  14. Gov. Brown allows parole for 2nd Chowchilla kidnapperRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | SFGate

    This is a Jan. 12, 2012 photo released by the California Department of Corrections showing James Schoenfeld. Schoenfeld is one of three men convicted in the kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus driver nearly 40 years ago in Chowchilla, Calif.

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  15. Governor Brown allows parole for Chowchilla school bus hijackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Contra Costa Times

    This July 24, 1976 file photo shows the inside of the van that was used as a prison for the 26 kidnapped Chowchilla school children and their bus driver in Livermore, Calif. The van was being shown to members of the media after it was unearthed.

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  16. Governor allows parole for California school bus hijackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | MySanAntonio.com

    This is a Jan. 12, 2012 photo released by the California Department of Corrections showing James Schoenfeld. Schoenfeld is one of three men convicted in the kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus driver nearly 40 years ago in Chowchilla, Calif.

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  17. Governor allows parole for Chowchilla school bus hijackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    In this July 17, 1976 file photo members of the Alameda County Crime Lab and FBI are pictured working around the opening to the van where 26 Chowchilla school children and their bus driver were held captive at a rock quarry near Livermore, Calif. California Gov. Jerry Brown has until midnight Thursday, July 30, 2015 to decide to allow the recommended parole to go forward after parole officials recommended in April that he grant parole to 63-year-old James Schoenfeld, one of the three men convicted.

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  18. Governor wona t send back parole case of Chowchilla school bus hijackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Gov. Jerry Brown has decided against challenging the parole of one of three men convicted in the kidnapping of 26 Chowchilla children and their school bus driver nearly 40 years ago. The decision was announced Thursday by Brown's office.

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  19. Gov. Brown weighs parole for California school bus hijackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | SFGate

    This is a Jan. 12, 2012 photo released by the California Department of Corrections showing James Schoenfeld. Schoenfeld is one of three men convicted in the kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus driver nearly 40 years ago in Chowchilla, Calif.

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  20. Governor weighs parole for California school bus kidnapperRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    California's governor will decide whether to allow parole for one of three men convicted in the kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus driver nearly 40 years ago. The hostages were taken from Chowchilla in the Central Valley to a quarry near Livermore and held captive inside a buried, ventilated trailer stocked with mattresses, food and water.

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