The People vs. Joel Steinberg

April 2000
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Presents the opinion of the court from the June 11, 1992 New York City murder trial of Joel Steinberg, on trial for the killing of his adopted 6-year-old daughter, Lisa. Description of the murder, the time, place and circumstance; The role of Steinberg's girlfriend, Hedda Nussbaum, in the girl's death; Steinberg's history of abuse and violence; Decision of the court regarding charges of murder and manslaughter.


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