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Scientologists settle legal battle

Title: Scientologists settle legal battle
Date: Tuesday, 30 March 1999
Publisher: CNET
Author: Courtney Macavinta
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The Church of Scientology International has settled a long-standing legal battle to repossess about 2,000 unpublished and copyrighted documents and keep them from being accessed by computer users in the future. Under a settlement reached in a U.S. district court earlier this month, a Colorado-based nonprofit group called FACTNet is permanently enjoined to pay the church $1 million if FACTNet is found guilty of future violations of church copyrights. FACTNet, started by former Scientologist Lawrence Wollersheim, also promised to return all ... [Read the rest at]