Elizabeth Smart Says Media Played Role In Rescue

WASHINGTON (AP) – Elizabeth Smart says she accepted a job with ABC News partly because she feels the media helped save her life. The Utah woman, who was kidnapped, raped and held captive at age 14 by a Salt Lake City street preacher, serves as a commentator for ABC News focusing on missing persons and […]

Elizabeth Smart To Become ABC News Pundit

Amid the Casey Anthony frenzy, ABC News is close to unveiling its latest contributor: Elizabeth Smart, who first came into our consciousness nearly a decade ago as a 14-year-old girl kidnapped from her Salt Lake City bedroom. She was found alive nine months later, some 18 miles from her home, and the man and woman who seized her were ultimately convicted.