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Members of Scientology ‘persecuted’

Title: Members of Scientology ‘persecuted’
Date: Thursday, 1 April 2010
Publisher: City News (Australia)
Author: Nicole Carrington
Main source: city-news.whereilive.com.au

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BRISBANE Scientologists claim they’re being vilified following recent TV reports calling their religion a dangerous cult. In March, ABC’s Four Corners program aired claims of forced abortions, imprisonment in boot camps and separation of families, and Channel 7’s Sunday Night program explored Scientology’s controversial beliefs. The allegations preceded independent senator Nick Xenophon’s failed bid to get the Senate to launch a Parliamentary inquiry into the church, which he labelled a cult. The Church of Scientology of Brisbane, at Annerley, has about ... [Read the rest at city-news.whereilive.com.au]