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January 25, 1990 | ANNE C. ROARK, TIMES STAFF WRITER
There are many things to be learned from the McMartin Pre-School molestation case, but perhaps the most important lesson of all is how not to talk to children, according to top child-development experts. Experts across the country say the interview techniques intended to extract the truth from youngsters who attended the Manhattan Beach nursery school were so misguided as to make the children seem coerced, rehearsed and ultimately unbelievable to the jury.
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January 25, 1990 | ANNE C. ROARK, TIMES STAFF WRITER
There are many things to be learned from the McMartin Pre-School molestation case, but perhaps the most important lesson of all is how not to talk to children, according to top child-development experts. Experts across the country say the interview techniques intended to extract the truth from youngsters who attended the Manhattan Beach nursery school were so misguided as to make the children seem coerced, rehearsed and ultimately unbelievable to the jury.
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February 16, 1990 | Anthony Perry
When it comes to science, researchers at the Salk Institute in La Jolla are at the top of the heap: trying to crack the secrets of AIDS, gene therapy, what makes the brain tick, and more. But in media relations, Salk lags. Unlike UC San Diego and other science centers, Salk does not have a public-affairs staff that encourages media attention. Interviews are rare.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 20, 1987 | LINDA DEUTSCH, Associated Press Writer
The 80-year-old matriarch of the McMartin Pre-School acknowledged on the witness stand Monday that one of her own granddaughters alleged that her children had been molested at the family-run school. "The family was very upset to find we had a traitor in the family," said Virginia McMartin in the concluding day of her unusual videotaped testimony at the molestation trial of her daughter and grandson.
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