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Religion . Snake Handling / Pastor's Death #1060391

CNN Evening News for Monday, Feb 17, 2014
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(Studio: John Berman) The death of a kentucky pastor, Jamie Coots††, after handling poisonous snakes during church services introduced; photos shown.

(Lafollette, Tennessee: Gary Tuchman) A 2012 look at snake handling during church services in Appalachia featured; scenes shown from the wild religious ceremony led by pastor Andrew Hamblin in Lafollette, Tennessee; details given about the death in West Virginia of snake-handling pastor Mack Wolford†. [HAMBLIN - comments on his faith.] [Assistant pastor Roy Lee CHRISTIAN†- says the Lord wants you to use snakes.]

Berman, John;
Tuchman, Gary

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