This article is from the All My Children FAQ, by Margaret Gibbs gibbsm@no_spam.poppyware.com with numerous contributions by others.
Jason Maxwell, a boyfriend of Erica's who was trying to
promote Erica as a model, and who assaulted her. Erica was
still married to Jeff Martin and Jeff was standing trial for
the murder. Mona had completely blocked the killing out of
her mind - she did it in self-defense, and it turned out to
be an accident.