Televangelist Ernest Angley has been ordered to pay $388,000 in back wages to his employees who were forced to volunteer at his Cathedral Buffet restaurant in Ohio. The Labor Department reports the restaurant violated minimum wage, overtime and child labor laws.
Angley founded and pastors Grace Cathedral with locations in Cuyahoga Falls and Akron, Ohio. His televangelism ministry hosts crusades, television and radio programs and prints tracts to distribute around the world. He also owns Cathedral Buffet, which is the source of the judge’s ruling. The Labor Department claims that in the buffet: READ MORE