Late Friday afternoon a fourth man joined three others who are filing lawsuits against Bishop Eddie Long and New Birth Missionary Baptist Church on charges of sexual coercion. Click more for the latest info on the case
The fourth plaintiff is identified as 22 yr old Spencer LeGrande who says he first met Bishop Long when he was 15 and he attended a sermon Long preached at his satellite church in Charlotte, N.C. For the first time LeGrande tells of Bishop Long allegedly giving him a sleeping pill before their first sexual encounter. Here is the latest on this breaking info from the AJC.com
Once again, Atlanta Attorney B.J. Bernstein is representing LeGrande and filed his lawsuit today. Earlier in the week when the first two lawsuits were filed on behalf of Maurice Robinson and Anthony Flagg, Bernstein spoke with the Frank and Wanda morning show on our sister station V-103.
On Wednesday afternoon a third lawsuit was filed against Bishop Long by Jamal Parris. You can read the details of all three lawsuits filed by clicking on the links below.
And on Thursday morning Attorney Craig Gillen who is representing Bishop Long spoke to Frank and Wanda about the case.
Here are the photos released by Bernstein that were allegedly sent to one of the plaintiffs.
Bishop Long plans to address the charges on Sunday morning before his congregation. We will continue to follow the story and bring you the facts.