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Bakker Case #336893

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 12, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Bruce Hall) Three-judge federal panel reported overturning sentence and upholding conviction of former televangelist Jim Bakker; details given of case; biased statement from trial judge Robert Potter quoted on screen. [In October 1990, Bakker attorney Alan DERSHOWITZ, Bakker attorney Harold BENDER, in Orlando, Florida, Tammy Faye BAKKER - comment.] 1987 bankruptcy of PTL resort recalled; scenes shown of abandoned resort and of Bakker preaching. (Artist: Don Juhlin)

Hall, Bruce;
Rather, Dan

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