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story.lead_photo.caption This file photo shows Tony Alamo being led from the federal courthouse in Texarkana on July 23, 2009. A jury Thursday awarded two men $66 million for their claims of abuse by Alamo. ( Rick McFarland)

After deliberating less than two hours, a jury Thursday awarded two men $66 million for their claims that evangelist Tony Alamo ordered them to be beaten, placed them on fasts and verbally abused them while they were members of his southwest Arkansas-based ministry.


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Front Section, Pages 1 on 06/03/2011

Print Headline: Verdict goes against Alamo


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  • ToTheLeft
    June 3, 2011 at 9:33 a.m.

    John Wesley Hall Jr. defended Alamo? That's good to know.

  • HawgFan
    June 3, 2011 at 10:08 a.m.

    John Wesley Hall Jr. sure sounds like sour grapes. Take your beatdown like a man! You lost so you try to make some kind of joke. Looks to me like your 'defense' was the joke!