TITLE

If convicted of all charges, Rev. Lyons faces 815 years: Federal prosecutor

AUTHOR(S)
Browne, J. Zamgba
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;07/09/98, Vol. 89 Issue 28, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Reverend Henry J. Lyons, leader of the Baptist Convention USA, was indicted on federal charges of fraud, extortion and tax evasion. Reaction of members of the Convention to the indictment; Comments from Reverend Calvin Butts III and Reverend Charles Kenyatta; Description of the crimes Lyon's allegedly committed; Names of other persons indicted with Lyons.
ACCESSION #
864199

 

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