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Ptl Controversy #316100

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 11, 1987
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Fort Mill, SC: Bruce Hall) Ousted PTL leaders Jim and Tammy Bakkers' return here featured; details given, scenes shown. Tammy BAKKER - kisses ground.] [Jim BAKKER - claims plans to return to TV.] [Tammy BAKKER - denies needing denomination to be ministers.] [Gospel singer Vestal GOODMAN - praises couple's return.] The Bakkers' appearance at Heritage USA shown. [Jim BAKKER - will return if Jerry Falwell lets them.] Scope of criminal investigations of the Bakkers noted.

Hall, Bruce;
Schieffer, Bob

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