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Private Adoption: White Knights or Flesh Peddlers Part 2 of 4
The GERALDO Show (Geraldo Rivera) (1989)
  • Mirah Riben
Abstract

Part 2 of 4 of The Geraldo River Show following the death of illegally adopted Lisa by Joel Steinberg.

First, Rebekah Dulik, sent across state lines as a minor by baby brokers who wanted to sell her baby. Judi Cochran of Children's Rights of PA addresses young women's fears to tell their parents.

Adopters, Lisa and Earl who obtained a child by placing over 100 ads in newspapers. A home study was done a week after they took the baby home from the hospital.

Aaron Britvan, notorious adoption attorney and Bill Pierce,NCFA, who speaks out AGAINST private adoption. Britvan claims the Joel Steinberg case was not an adoption. Pierce and Cochran both set him straight.

Keywords
  • private adoption,
  • baby brokers,
  • baby farms,
  • Aaron Britvan,
  • Bill Pierce,
  • Rebekah Dulik,
  • Judi Cochran,
  • Mirah Riben
Publication Date
1989
Citation Information
Mirah Riben. "Private Adoption: White Knights or Flesh Peddlers Part 2 of 4" The GERALDO Show (Geraldo Rivera) (1989)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/mirah_riben/99/