ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 19, 1990
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Conviction of Jeffrey MacDonald more than a decade ago for murdering his wife and children, which received wide publicity in book and television movie "Fatal Vision", recalled.
(New York: Stone Phillips) New evidence in MacDonald murder case featured; scenes shown from a California federal prison; photos shown from crime. [MacDONALD - says he cannot convince people he is not the monster portrayed in "Fatal Vision".] FBI and military lab notes noted indicating certain physical evidence that was not presented at the trial. [MacDONALD - says he was wrongfully convicted.]
(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Further coverage on "20/20" previewed.
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