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Los Angeles, California / Foster Children and County #130896

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 23, 1990
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Jed Duvall) Fate of children in foster homes in Los Angeles County, California, examined; scenes shown. [Shaded GIRL - describes being raped for years by father.] [Attorney for foster care children Linda PATE - says there is a kind of an "understanding" between foster parents and social workers.] [Woman Pam JENKINS - recalls abuse and taking care of own son now.] State investigation into behavior of county welfare department in charge of foster program outlined. [California assembly Terry FRIEDMAN - says children are slipping through the cracks.]

Duvall, Jed;
Simpson, Carole

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