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Minnesota / Child Sexual Abuse #534433

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 14, 1984
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(Studio) Jordan, Minnesota, prosecutor Kathleen Morris' recent allegations of widespread child sexual abuse in town, arrests of suspects and later dropping of most chgs. with Morris claiming some victims were murdered recalled.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Jordan, Minnesota) Findings in murder investigation, based on testimony of sexual abuse victims, examined. [Therapist Tom PRICE - believes children were murdered in course of sexual parties.] [Bureau of Criminal Apprehension spokesperson John ERSKINE - doesn't think murders occurred.] Background to child sexual abuse scandal reviewed. [Dr. Michael SHEA - discusses investigators' quandary.] Scope of Morris' allegations outlined; formation of Victims of Child Abuse Laws (VOCAL) by some suspects noted. Psychological impact on all involved considered.
REPORTER: Ann Rubenstein

Brokaw, Tom;
Rubenstein, Ann

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