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A case so different from all the others

Title: A case so different from all the others
Date: Wednesday, 14 June 2000
Publisher: St. Petersburg Times (Florida)
Author: Howard Troxler
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The distinction was important. To McCabe, the issue was never about the Church of Scientology as a religious institution. It was about whether a corporation of the church had illegally abused a member named Lisa McPherson, and whether it practiced medicine on her without a license, in the days leading to her death in 1995. The Church of Scientology now has two distinctions at the hands of Bernie McCabe. The first is that he chose to prosecute the church (I mean, ... [Read the rest at]