Sara Jane Moore freed on parole

Take special note of the paragraph that mentions how Moore served as an FBI informant before trying to kill Ford. — PID

January 1, 2008 (SF CHRONICLE) — Sara Jane Moore, the self-styled radical who earned an infamous role in the parlous politics of 1970s America by trying to assassinate President Gerald Ford in San Francisco, was paroled Monday from a Bay Area federal prison after serving more than 30 years, a spokesman for the federal Bureau of Prisons said. Full Report