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The Evidence

Jo: Bruises left temple
Jo: Dislocated elbow
Jo: Another head injury
Jo: Abuse Report
Jo: Scratches

Unexplained Scratches

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Jo: age - 10 months (April, 1988)

Injury: numerous deep scratches, right leg rear
Source: videotape

Jo's mother, Audrey Spall, had two explanations for the scratches you see above.  First she said Jo got into her sewing kit and somehow scratched herself. 

Jo did it. 

A few days later Ms. Spall said a cat scratched Jo while she was napping at a friend's house.

A cat did it.