TITLE

Rev. Henry Lyons' plea for early release is denied

AUTHOR(S)
Browne, J. Zamgba
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;08/26/99, Vol. 90 Issue 35, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the rejection of jailed Baptist minister Henry Lyons's request to be allowed to attend the Baptist Convention's annual conference in September 1999. Imprisonment due to state racketeering and grand theft convictions; Work as former president of the National Baptist Convention USA; Requests for Lyons' release by members of his family and other supporters; Judge's reason in rejecting the requests.
ACCESSION #
2224121

 

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