Mormon leaders to leave business boards

March 1996
Christian Century;3/20/96, Vol. 113 Issue 10, p322
Reports that top leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Mormon) are being urged to resign from the boards of directors of secular and church-owned businesses. Major companies in which Mormon leaders serve as directors.


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