TITLE

Arrests made in church arson cases

PUB. DATE
December 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;12/11/96, Vol. 113 Issue 36, p1221
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the increase in arrests related to arson cases at black churches in the United States. Decline in arson attacks since US President Bill Clinton appointed a task force to focus on the problem; Evidence of racist motives in some arson cases; Passage of a law permitting more aggressive prosecution of church arson by racists.
ACCESSION #
9612243161

 

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