Rev. Henry Lyons' plea for early release is denied

Browne, J. Zamgba
August 1999
New York Amsterdam News;08/26/99, Vol. 90 Issue 35, p3
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.


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