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"Perverted" cult thriving in Sydney

Title: "Perverted" cult thriving in Sydney
Date: Sunday, 18 February 1968
Publisher: Sunday Mirror (Australia)
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Push for recruits L. Ron Hubbard, chief of the discredited Scientology cult, is pushing as hard as ever for recruits in Sydney. So far, no action has been taken to suppress the cult's activities in New South Wales. Scientology was banned in Victoria in 1965 after a royal commissioner reported that its practice was a medical, moral and social threat to the community. The inquiry, which lasted 17 months, found the techniques and principles of Scientology "perverted, debased and harmful." It ... [Read the rest at]