TITLE

Another look at the church fire epidemic

AUTHOR(S)
Cannon, Angie; Ragavan, Chitra
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/22/99, Vol. 127 Issue 20, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the efforts of the National Church Arson Task Force, created by United States President Bill Clinton in 1996, to stop a wave of church arsons that was occurring predominantly in the South. Investigation leading to the arrest of Jay Scott Ballinger and Angela Wood of Indiana; Factors contributing to the arsons, including racism, satanic ritual, and greed; Statistics on church burnings.
ACCESSION #
2475413

 

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