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Nightline #944680

ABC Special for Thursday, Sep 03, 2009

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  • Taped segment with Cynthia McFadden (ABC) and Jaycee Dugard’s aunt Tina Dugard‡ re: Tina Dugard’s statement about Jaycee’s return to her family following eighteen years of being held captive by Phillip Garrido‡.
  • Taped segment with Jeffrey Kofman (ABC), convicted sex offender Homer Barkley‡, Florida lobbyist Ron Book‡, and Miami (Florida) County Commissioner Pepe Diaz‡ re: Miami’s overlapping sex offender laws which severely limit their residency options, forcing many to live under a bridge.
  • Taped segments with Cynthia McFadden (ABC), author Po Bronson, and Stanford University Professor Carol Dweck‡, and unidentified others re: research that identifies the effectiveness of different kinds of praise given to children.
  • A brief update by McFadden re: today’s funeral for entertainer Michael Jackson, including a taped excerpt of remarks by Jackson.
  • Reporter(s):
    Kofman, Jeffrey

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