NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 02, 1984
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(DC) Problem of divorced fathers sexually abusing their children during custody visits examined; Maryland case described as example of legal barriers to mothers protecting such victims. [MOTHER - is committed to stopping former husband's molestation of daughters; describes injuries of 1 after custody visitation.] [MD state attorney Barry HAMILTON - explains refusing to bring chgs. against father despite situation.] ["MIKE" - doesn't believe children lie about sex with father.] Mike noted convicted of incest with small daughter. [Molestation VICTIM - describes father's threat to her.] [MOTHER - resents court support of daughter's sexual abuse.]
REPORTER: Maureen Orth
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