NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 05, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Charlotte, North Carolina: Robert Hager) North Carolina grand jury reported indicting ex-PTL president Jim Bakker on fraud and conspiracy charges. Bakker assocs. Richard Dortch and bros. James and David Taggart noted also indicted; details of charges given, scenes shown. Investigators quoted with regard to Bakkers' diversion of funds raised for ministry. [Ex-Bakker associate James Wesley FLETCHER - comments on Bakkers' lifestyle.] Bakker's sex scandal with Jessica Hahn recalled. [HAHN - comments.] Bakker quoted with regard to grand jury.
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