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Elizabeth Smart finds her voice

Another kidnap victim also made headlines this week when ABC News announced it had hired Elizabeth Smart as a commentator. Smart, who was abducted at 14 and held captive for six months, will join the network in a few weeks offering perspective on missing-person and abducted-child cases. Smart, now 23, will appear across the network's news programs.
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