CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 29, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Baltimore: Richard Schlesinger) Use of battered spouse syndrome as legal defense in murder cases examined; details given; women released from prison by Maryland Governor William Schaefer featured; Maryland legislature noted voting to allow evidence of battering; scenes shown. [Murderers Joyce STEINER, Bernadette BARNES, Mytokia FRIEND, SCHAEFER, Judge Alsbeth BOTHY, victim's brother Raymond BARNES - comment.]
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