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Elizabeth Smart shares advice for fellow kidnapping survivor Jayme Closs, saying it 'doesn't have to define her life'

One year ago   |   By Business Insider

Kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart appeared on the "Today" show Monday morning to discuss the Jayme Closs case, which many have compared to Smart's own unlikely story of survival.
Closs, 13, was reported missing in October, after her parents were found murdered.
Police say she was held captive for three months before making an escape last week.
Smart, 31, was abducted from her Utah home when she was 14 years old, and held captive by a couple for nine months before she was rescued. She has since become an advocate for similar victims.
When 13-year-old Wisconsin girl Jayme Closs was found...
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