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Minnesota / Child Sex Abuse Investigation #541760

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 12, 1985
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(Studio) Minnesota attorney general reported closing investigation into alleged child sex abuse in Jordan, Minnesota; details given.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Jordan, Minnesota) Background to controversy here recalled. [Attorney general Hubert HUMPHREY, III - announces end of investigation.] [Former defense Lois BENTZ - wants to be cleared, rather than having case closed.] [Former defense Tom BROWN - wants prosecutor Kathleen Morris punished.] Morris said under investigation by state professional board and is being sued by several former defs. [MORRIS - won't comment on Humphrey's remarks.] [PEOPLE - note impact of scandal on community.] [Helen BROWN - fears lifelong effect of Morris' accusations.]
REPORTER: Ann Rubenstein

(Studio) No. parents having children removed from homes after chgs. were filed and number remaining without custody noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Rubenstein, Ann

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