ABC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 18, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Lisa Steinberg child abuse case mentioned. Report introduced.
(NYC: Ron Claiborne) Child abuse case involving death of Jessica Cortez featured; photos shown, scenes shown of arrest of mother Abigail Cortez and her boyfriend Adrian Lopez. [Mayor Ed KOCH - says he would dip suspects in oil.] Trial of Joel Steinberg for death of adopted daughter, Lisa, reviewed; scenes shown of mother Hedda Nussbaum in court [Jessica's grandmother Annamaria BERRIOS -discusses prior abuse of child.]
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