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?Oggi mi sento ribelle perché sono pulito? - Tuscia Web
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Date: Sunday, March 1, 2015
Source: tusciaweb.eu (Google News Italia)

Tuscia Web ?Oggi mi sento ribelle perché sono pulito? Tuscia Web Acquapendente - Sabato 28 febbraio l'istituto omnicomprensivo Leonardo Da Vinci ha ospitato nella sede del liceo scientifico un volontario nonché rappresentante del Narconon di Terni, Sandro Matini, tornato per un terzo incontro con gli studenti aquesiani.

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:48:36 -0500
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Scientologist Catherine Bell Plays 'The Good Witch'
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Date: Saturday, February 28, 2015
Source: 2paragraphs.com (Google News)

Cassie and Sam clash, but in a fun way. The doctor doesn't believe in Cassie's magic. Bell is also known as a Scientologist, so she can relate to Cassie and to staying strong when people ridicule her belief. The Good Witch TV series premieres Saturday, ... and more »

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On this date

Type: Blog
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Source: Village Voice
Author: Tony Ortega

A week ago, we reported that a former "employee" at Scientology's flagship drug treatment center in Oklahoma – Narconon Arrowhead – told us that the controversial center was delivering Scientology training rather than drug education, and that its officials have been concerned for years that its state certification was "extremely vulnerable." (The center is currently under investigation by local and state agencies for four deaths that have occurred there, three since last October.) We didn't name that source, but now, he's ...

Tags: Association for Better Living and Education (ABLE) (formerly, "Social Coordination" or SOCO)DeathFraud, lie, deceit, misrepresentationLucas A. CattonNarconon (aka Scientology drug rehab)Narconon of Oklahoma, Inc. (Arrowhead)Rena WeinbergTony OrtegaVillage Voice

Type: Book
Date: Tuesday, July 5, 2011
Source: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Author: Janet Reitman

Product Description Scientology, created in 1954 by a prolific sci-fi writer named L. Ron Hubbard, claims to be the world’s fastest growing religion, with millions of members around the world and huge financial holdings. Its celebrity believers keep its profile high, and its teams of “volunteer ministers” offer aid at disaster sites such as Haiti and the World Trade Center. But Scientology is also a notably closed faith, harassing journalists and others through litigation and intimidation, even infiltrating the highest levels ...

Tags: Inside Scientology: The Story of America's Most Secretive Religion (book)Houghton Mifflin HarcourtJanet Reitman[needtoread][needtotag]

Jun 17, 2011
Sydney Morning Herald (Australia)
Scientologist accused of pressuring sex abuse victim

Type: Press
Date: Friday, June 17, 2011
Source: Sydney Morning Herald (Australia)
Author: Paul Bibby Courts

IT was a rare and at times dramatic public appearance by one of the most senior members of a global religious organisation that shrouds itself in secrecy. Surrounded by supporters, senior Scientologist Janice Meyer arrived at the Downing Centre Local Court yesterday, accused of pressuring an 11-year-old girl to lie about sex abuse within the church. Ms Meyer, who also goes by the name Jan Eastgate, left with relaxed bail restrictions that will allow her to travel to and from her ...

Tags: AustraliaChildren, youthCitizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR)Fraud, lie, deceit, misrepresentationJanice "Jan" Eastgate MeyerLegalPaul Bibby CourtsSydney Morning Herald (Australia)

Jun 16, 2011
The Age (Australia)
Scientologist appears in Sydney court

Type: Press
Date: Thursday, June 16, 2011
Source: The Age (Australia)
Author: Margaret Scheikowski

A senior member of the Church of Scientology accused of coaching a child to lie about sex abuse has had her bail relaxed so she can travel to California. Janice Meyer, 57, was surrounded by supporters on Thursday as she made her first court appearance in Sydney's Downing Centre Local court. She is charged with doing an act intending to pervert the course of justice in 1985 in Sydney. Advertisement: Story continues below The allegation involves threatening and intimidating an 11-year-old ...

Tags: AustraliaChildren, youthCitizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR)Fraud, lie, deceit, misrepresentationJanice "Jan" Eastgate MeyerLegalMargaret ScheikowskiThe Age (Australia)

Type: Press
Date: Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Source: The Guardian (UK)
Author: Alison Rourke

A senior member of the Church of Scientology is due to appear in court in Australia on Thursday charged with perverting the course of justice. It is alleged that Jan Eastgate, 57, threatened and intimidated an 11-year-old girl into providing false statements to police. The case relates to an investigation into the alleged sexual assault of the girl in 1985 by her stepfather, a church member. The girl – who cannot be named for legal reasons – said on Australian television ...

Tags: Alison RourkeAustraliaChildren, youthCitizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR)Fraud, lie, deceit, misrepresentationJanice "Jan" Eastgate MeyerLegalNick XenophonThe Guardian (UK)

Type: Blog
Date: Monday, June 13, 2011
Source: Village Voice
Author: Tony Ortega

Next month, Janet Reitman's book Inside Scientology will hit bookshelves, and the world of Scientology-watching, and for Scientology itself, will never be the same. Subtitled The Story of America's Most Secretive Religion, Reitman's book delivers all it promises, and it promises a lot. "It has been my goal to write the first objective modern history of the Church of Scientology," Reitman proclaims in her introduction. "It is the goal of Inside Scientology to translate [L. Ron Hubbard's arcane] language and separate ...

Tags: Inside Scientology: The Story of America's Most Secretive Religion (book)Claire HeadleyDavid MiscavigeJanet ReitmanJason BegheJeff HawkinsLisa McPhersonMarc HeadleyMichelle "Shelly" Miscavige (né Barnett)Natalie WaletRehabilitation Project Force (RPF)Stefan CastleTanja CastleTom CruiseTony OrtegaVillage Voice

Type: Press
Date: Monday, June 13, 2011
Source: Salt Lake Tribune
Author: Nate Carlisle

A Las Vegas fundraiser earned $500,000 for soldiers and emergency responders who say chemicals sickened them and earned Utah’s attorney general coveted photographs posing with celebrities. Sandra Lucas, a Salt Lake City resident who recently became president of the nationwide Heroes Health Fund, said she and a board must decide how to split the proceeds, but Utah residents will see a share. Actor John Travolta was the headline speaker at the fundraiser Saturday at the Wynn Las Vegas. Utah Attorney General ...

Tags: Heroes Health Fund - Ocala Detoxification ProjectJohn TravoltaMark ShurtleffNate CarlislePurification Rundown ("Purif")Salt Lake TribuneSandra LucasUtah Meth Cops Project

Type: Press
Date: Saturday, June 11, 2011
Source: Salt Lake Tribune
Author: Nate Carlisle

Utah’s attorney general and a federal agent who busted drug labs in Utah County will be among the guests Saturday at a Las Vegas fundraiser with actor John Travolta. Travolta is helping generate money for what’s called the Heroes Health Fund, a nationwide program which provides treatment to soldiers and emergency responders who believe they were sickened by exposure to chemicals. The treatment — consisting largely of exercise, time in a sauna and a diet of antioxidants — has its roots ...

Tags: Heroes Health Fund - Ocala Detoxification ProjectJohn TravoltaMark ShurtleffNate CarlislePurification Rundown ("Purif")Salt Lake TribuneTim ChardUtah Meth Cops Project

Type: Press
Date: Thursday, June 2, 2011
Source: Pasadena Weekly
Author: André Coleman

Hours after an article appeared about a claim for damages filed against the city by the Church of Scientology over a sewage spill in the church’s building in Old Pasadena, a church official acknowledged that mistakes were made in the filing of the document. The church is listed as the claimant, not subrogate Lexington Insurance Co. Further, the name of the lawyer who filed the claim on behalf of the insurance company is not listed on the document. Making matters even ...

Tags: André ColemanBraley Building @ 35 South Raymond Avenue Pasadena CA United StatesCaliforniaLexington Insurance Co.Pasadena WeeklyReal estateRobert B. "Bob" Adams

May 31, 2011
Australia Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) News
Top Scientologist charged with perverting course of justice

Type: Press
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Source: Australia Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) News
Author: Steve Cannane

One of the Church of Scientology's most senior figures, Jan Eastgate, has been arrested and charged in Sydney. She has been charged with perverting the course of justice in relation to allegations she coached an 11-year-old girl to lie to police and community services about the sexual abuse she suffered from her stepfather who was a member of the Church of Scientology. Eastgate is the international president of the Citizens' Commission on Human Rights, an organisation founded by the Church of ...

Tags: AustraliaAustralia Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) NewsCarmen RainerChildren, youthCitizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR)Fraud, lie, deceit, misrepresentationJanice "Jan" Eastgate MeyerLegalPhoebe RainerSteve Cannane

Type: Press
Date: Thursday, May 26, 2011
Source: Pasadena Weekly
Author: André Coleman

Two days before the Church of Scientology was presented with an award for preserving the 115-year-old Braley Building on South Raymond Avenue, church officials filed a claim against the city for damages incurred after the historic structure was flooded with raw sewage in November. “In the early morning of Nov. 23, water backed up through the toilets and sinks [in] the basement,” the claim states. “When personnel came in, they found four inches of raw sewage covering the entire basement area.” ...

Tags: André ColemanBraley Building @ 35 South Raymond Avenue Pasadena CA United StatesCaliforniaPasadena WeeklyReal estate

May 18, 2011
Courier Mail (Australia)
Fire at Church of Scientology in Annerley

Type: Press
Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Source: Courier Mail (Australia)
Author: Anna Chisholm

A FIRE broke out at The Church of Scientology of Brisbane at Annerley overnight. Emergency services said material in a courtyard caught fire and affected a couple of air-conditioning units. The flames started just before 2am on the corner of Dudley and Hastings streets. QFRS Brisbane Duty Manager of Operations Phil Klemm said the fire was not suspicious. "From our perspective there was nothing suspicious - the courtyard was open to the street," Mr Klemm said. "We're unsure of the cause ...

Tags: Anna ChisholmAustraliaCourier Mail (Australia)

Type: Press
Date: Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Source: Haaretz
Author: Yaniv Kubovich

Attorney Gur Finkelstein, who represents the Scientology Center in Israel, was detained several weeks for allegedly hiring this gang to help him with his own criminal endeavors. Israel Police forces have uncovered a Jaffa-based gang allegedly behind a series of attacks and attempted assassinations in the Tel Aviv area, including a plot to kill a senior sheikh of a local mosque, it was revealed after a gag order was lifted on Tuesday. Those mobsters are suspected of plotting to plant an ...

Tags: Gur FinkelsteinHaaretzIsraelWeaponsYaniv Kubovich

May 16, 2011
Brisbane Times
Soldier death to remain a mystery

Type: Press
Date: Monday, May 16, 2011
Source: Brisbane Times

AAP – The mysterious death of a young soldier was likely to remain a mystery until the Church of Scientology chooses to release its file on its extended dealings with him, a defence commission of inquiry has found. There's no dispute that Private Edward McBride, 30, took his own life in Brisbane on February 7, 2007. A trained electrical fitter before joining the army, he climbed into an electrical sub-station and deliberately contacted a 110,000 volt power line. Just why he ...

Tags: AustraliaBrisbane TimesDeathEdward Alexander McBrideSuicide

Type: Press
Date: Saturday, May 14, 2011
Source: Clearwater Patch
Author: Aiyana Baida

Clearwater Fire and Rescue responded to a structure fire at 531 Franklin Street, owned by the Church of Scientology, at 3:28 a.m. Saturday. An electrical fire caused $700,000 in damages to a building owned by the Church of Scientology, city officials said. Clearwater Fire and Rescue responded to a structure fire at 531 Franklin Street at 3:28 a.m. Saturday. To put out the blaze the department needed 35 personnel, five engines, two trucks and two rescues. It took firefighters about an ...

Tags: 531 Franklin Street Clearwater FL United StatesAiyana BaidaClearwater PatchReal estate

On this day

Type: Press
Date: Tuesday, March 1, 2011
Source: Associated Press
More: reuters.com, clevelandleader.com, abcnews.go.com, nypost.com

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Katie Holmes sued the publishers of Star Magazine on Tuesday, accusing them of libel over a magazine cover that insinuated she was a drug addict. The actress filed the lawsuit against American Media Inc. in federal court in Los Angeles. She said a January cover that featured the headline "Katie DRUG SHOCKER!" was false and not supported by the actual story in the magazine. The cover featured a disheveled picture of Holmes, and the story itself claimed ...

Tags: American Media Inc.Associated PressAuditingBertram "Bert" FieldsE-MeterKatie HolmesStar magazine[needtotag]

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Type: Press
Date: Tuesday, March 1, 2011
Source: New York Observer
Author: John Cook

Gawker.com, where the author is employed as a staff writer, declined to publish this story. Did the Church of Scientology use a Vanity Fair contributing editor to infiltrate and gather intelligence on the cult's enemies in the media? John Connolly is a well-known, and well-liked, character in New York media circles. He's a former NYPD detective and stock broker who landed a third career as an investigative reporter for Vanity Fair, where he is a contributing editor, Radar, the Daily Beast, ...

Tags: Andrew MortonAnthony PellicanoChuck BeattyEugene M. IngramInside Scientology (book)Janet ReitmanJason BegheJohn ConnollyJohn CookJohn H. RichardsonKim MastersLawrence H. "Larry" BrennanLawrence WrightLinda HamelMarc HeadleyMark C. "Marty" RathbunMichael J. "Mike" RinderNancy Jo SalesNew York ObserverPatricia GreenwayPaul HaggisPremiere (magazine)Private investigator(s)Radar MagazineRichard BeharRolling StoneVanity Fair[needtotag]

Type: Press
Date: Sunday, March 1, 2009
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Authors: Cameron McWhirter, Heather Vogell

A tutoring agency in Cobb County with ties to the Church of Scientology has drawn critics along with federal dollars. Applied Scholastics pledges to offer only secular lessons. But critics who lodged four complaints last year against the nonprofit — which uses Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard’s teachings — wrote they feared it wouldn’t keep ideology out of the classroom. State education officials began an annual inspection in February and will observe the group’s tutoring this month. The review will include ...

Tags: Applied ScholasticsAtlanta Journal-ConstitutionCameron McWhirterFront groupsHeather VogellKeri LeeMona ManusPublic fundingStudy technology (Study tech)

2009
Press-Enterprise (Riverside, California)
Protester cited at Golden Era studios

Type: Press
Date: Sunday, March 1, 2009
Source: Press-Enterprise (Riverside, California)
Author: John Asbury

Protester cited at Golden Era studios Riverside County sheriff's deputies cited a protestor on suspicion of vandalism after he was placed under citizen's arrest Saturday when flowers were trampled at the Church's of Scientology's Golden Era Productions compound outside San Jacinto. Police cited and released Donald Myers, of West Hollywood, on misdemeanor vandalism for destroying about 100 plants, sheriff's Sgt. Lee Coffey said. Myers was part of a protest that came four days after the Riverside County Board of Supervisors passed ...

Tags: Donald Myers (aka "Angry Gay Pope")Golden Era ProductionsJohn AsburyPress-Enterprise (Riverside, California)

Type: Press
Date: Sunday, March 1, 2009
Source: Press-Enterprise (Riverside, California)
Author: Julia Glick

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Tags: Gold Base (also, "INT Base") @ Gilman Hot SpringsJeffrey E. "Jeff" StoneJulia GlickPamela WallsPress-Enterprise (Riverside, California)Protest, picketRiverside County (California)

Type: Press
Date: Saturday, March 1, 2008
Source: Tocqueville Connection

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Tags: Agence France Presse (AFP)False imprisonmentKidnappingMartine BoublilTocqueville Connection

Ron Sharp contributed to this entry

Type: Radio
Date: Saturday, March 1, 2008
Source: BBC Radio

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Tags: BBC RadioDeathHomosexualityJohn SweeneyPsychiatry: An Industry of DeathShawn LonsdaleSuicideTommy Davis

Type: Press
Date: Saturday, March 1, 2008
Source: Glosslip

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Tags: David MiscavigeExscientologykids.comGlosslipJenna Miscavige-HillKendra Wiseman

Ron Sharp contributed to this entry

Type: Press
Date: Saturday, March 1, 2008
Source: Brownstone
Author: Kristen V. Brown

New York’s Church of Scientology is hoping its newest acquisitions — three buildings on 125th Street in Harlem — will become more than just another quiet storefront on the block. The new buildings will mark a major move into Harlem for the church, and will replace its small 5,000-square-foot location around the corner on Third Avenue with a fully functional church and community center. “People at the Harlem church are hoping to create a second Harlem Renaissance, and to do so ...

Tags: 220-222 East 125th Street New York NY United States230-232 East 125th Street New York NY United StatesBrownstoneJohn CarmichaelKristen V. BrownNew YorkReal estate

2008
Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization (CSFSO)
Source 198 [insert] (1.07 MiB)

Type: Promotion
Date: Saturday, March 1, 2008
Source: Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization (CSFSO)

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Tags: Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization (CSFSO)Cost

Type: Press
Date: Thursday, March 1, 2007
Source: Daily Lobo
Author: Mike Smith

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Tags: Daily LoboMike SmithNew MexicoReal estateTrementinaVault

2001
The Guardian (UK)
Spot the difference

Type: Press
Date: Thursday, March 1, 2001
Source: The Guardian (UK)
Author: Chris Alden

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Tags: Chris AldenCopyright, trademark, patentEarthlinkNarconon (aka Scientology drug rehab)Sky DaytonThe Guardian (UK)

Ron Sharp contributed to this entry

2000
Pelican (Australia)
Confronting the Clam Cult

Type: Press
Date: Wednesday, March 1, 2000
Source: Pelican (Australia)
Author: Alistair Duncan

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Tags: Alistair DuncanDianeticsL. Ron HubbardLetterOxford Capacity Analysis (aka, "free Scientology personality test" aka "U-Test" aka "Pape Test")Pelican (Australia)Xenu (Operating Thetan level 3, OT 3, Wall of Fire)

Zhent (Anonymous) contributed to this entry

Type: Press
Date: Sunday, March 1, 1998
Source: Boston Herald
Author: Jeff Walsh

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Tags: Boston HeraldEarle C. CooleyFood and Drug Administration (FDA)Fraud, lie, deceit, misrepresentationInternal Revenue Service (IRS)Jeff WalshL. Ron HubbardLawsuitMary Sue (Whipp) HubbardMichael J. Flynn

Ron Sharp contributed to this entry

1997
St. Petersburg Times (Florida)
Examiner lied, Scientology lawyer says

Type: Press
Date: Saturday, March 1, 1997
Source: St. Petersburg Times (Florida)
Author: Thomas C. Tobin
More: pqasb.pqarchiver.com

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Tags: DeathElliot J. AbelsonJoan WoodJudge Bob BarkerLisa McPhersonSt. Petersburg Times (Florida)Thomas C. Tobin

Ron Sharp contributed to this entry

1997
The Weekend Australian
Phillip Adams: Weird Science

Type: Press
Date: Saturday, March 1, 1997
Source: The Weekend Australian
Author: Phillip Adams

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Tags: DianeticsFair gameHelmut KohlIsaac AsimovL. Ron HubbardMichael James MeisnerNazi labellingOperation FreakoutOperation Snow WhitePaulette CooperPhillip AdamsRobert SheafferSara NorthrupThe Weekend AustralianXenu (Operating Thetan level 3, OT 3, Wall of Fire)

Zhent (Anonymous) contributed to this entry

1993
Los Angeles Times (California)
Cult's believers waiting for Judgment Day

Type: Press
Date: Monday, March 1, 1993
Source: Los Angeles Times (California)
Author: Larry B. Stammer
More: link (582 KiB)

For 50 years, the cult involved in a violent and bloody shootout Sunday with federal agents near Waco, Tex., has been preoccupied with the long-foretold catastrophic end of time–an awful day of reckoning when the wicked would be brought to judgment. But as federal agents stormed the cult's armed fortress on Sunday, it was the group's leader, David Koresh–a man who claims to be Jesus Christ–that agents of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms were attempting to bring to justice. ...

Tags: James R. LewisLarry B. StammerLos Angeles Times (California)

1993
Mother Jones
L. Ron's Russia

Type: Press
Date: Monday, March 1, 1993
Source: Mother Jones
Author: Sander Thoenes

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Tags: Irina BogontsevaMother JonesNarconon (aka Scientology drug rehab)RussiaSander ThoenesVladimir Ivanov

Ron Sharp contributed to this entry

1992
Unification News
Religious news & comment (977 KiB)

Type: Press
Date: Sunday, March 1, 1992
Source: Unification News
Author: Tyler Hendricks

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Tags: Barbara UnderwoodCult Awareness Network (CAN) (earlier form, Citizen's Freedom Foundation)Cynthia KisserGarry ScarffMooniesTyler HendricksUnification News

Type: Press
Date: Friday, March 1, 1991
Source: Tampa Tribune (Florida)
Author: Bill Ward

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Tags: Bill WardCharles LakesTampa Tribune (Florida)True School

1986
East Grinstead Courier (UK)
Cult harasses us say dissidents [exact date unknown] (1.05 MiB)

Type: Press
Date: Saturday, March 1, 1986
Source: East Grinstead Courier (UK)

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Tags: East Grinstead Courier (UK)HarassmentNew Era Publications International, ApS (NEPI)[needtotag]

Type: Press
Date: Friday, March 1, 1985
Source: Chicago Tribune
Author: Sue Rusche

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Tags: Chicago TribuneCostMedical claimsNarconon (aka Scientology drug rehab)Purification Rundown ("Purif")Sue Rusche

Type: Affidavit
Date: Saturday, March 1, 1980
More: link (6 MiB)

AFFIDAVIT OF ANNE ROSENBLUM In December, 1972, after my first semester of college (in the state of Washington), I was introduced to Scientology when another Scientologist encouraged me to take a "Personality Test" at the Portland "Org". I was given a poor evaluation on the test. I later learned, however, that it is a customary practice of the "Church" to give one a poor evaluation on the test in order to induce the person into Scientology processing. The Scientologists also told ...

Tags: Anne RosenblumAuditingChurch of Scientology Celebrity Centre International @ 5930 Franklin Avenue Los Angeles CA United StatesChurch of Scientology Flag Service Organization (CSFSO)Committee of Evidence ("Comm Ev")Commodore's Messenger Organization (CMO)Confidential preclear (PC) folderDisconnectionEstates Project Force (EPF)Ethics (Scientology)Excalibur (ship)False imprisonmentFormer Bank of Clearwater building @ 500 Cleveland Street Clearwater FL United StatesFort Harrison Hotel (also, Flag Land Base) @ 210 South Fort Harrison Avenue Clearwater FL United StatesFraud, lie, deceit, misrepresentationFreeloader's debtIncomeMedical claimsOffice of Special Affairs (OSA) (formerly, Guardian's Office)OverboardingOvert, withholdOxford Capacity Analysis (aka, "free Scientology personality test" aka "U-Test" aka "Pape Test")Potential Trouble Source (PTS)Rehabilitation Project Force (RPF)Release contract, form, waiverRock Slam (R/S)Rock-Slam ProjectSalaryScientology's "dynamics"Sea Organization (Sea Org, SO)Security check ("sec check")Staff Status ? (Scientology courses)Statistics (Stats)Success stories ("wins")SuicideSuppressive person (SP)ThreatThreat of physical harm[needtotag]

1977
Playgirl Magazine
John Travolta

Type: Press
Date: Tuesday, March 1, 1977
Source: Playgirl Magazine
Author: Cameron Crowe

The overnight sensation of Welcome Back Kotter is determined to be more than just an overnight sensation It happens every few years. The long arm of teen worship reaches out for an unsuspecting, sensual young actor and hurtles him into absolute superstardom. Huge sacks of fan letters pour in daily. Hysterical mob scenes materialize. Record contracts are offered, regardless of any particular ability. And then, as quickly as the fever had hit, the hunger moves on to someone else. Twenty-two-year-old John ...

Tags: Cameron CroweErhard Seminar Training (EST)John TravoltaPlaygirl Magazine

Type: Press
Date: Monday, March 1, 1976
Source: Smithsonian
More: link (837 KiB)

[...] Meanwhile, one finds in the same issue of Medical World News that doctors are seeking clues to the identity of another affliction. It seems that someone is sufficiently disgruntled with the policies of the American Medical Association to be swiping its documents and leaking them to the press and to federal investigators. AMA staffers say they know who it is but cannot prove it. They also say the informant is no doubt connected with the Church of Scientology, which the ...

Tags: American Medical Association (AMA)Operation Snow WhiteOperation Sore ThroatSmithsonian

1972
Fate Magazine
Scientology wins in court

Type: Press
Date: Wednesday, March 1, 1972
Source: Fate Magazine
Author: Richard E. Saunders

AFTER ALMOST 10 years of what only can be called harassment by the Food and Drug Administration the Founding Church of Scientology in Washington, D. C., has emerged from the courts victorious.

Tags: Arthur J. MarenCourtE-MeterFate MagazineFood and Drug Administration (FDA)Founding Church of Scientology, Washington D.C.Judge Gerhard A. GesellLegalMedical claimsRalph NaderRichard E. Saunders

Type: Press
Date: Sunday, March 1, 1970
Source: Mayfair (magazine)
Author: William S. Burroughs
More: link (588 KiB)

'You claim Scientology is the universal road to freedom. Well I've taken your course and I say: prove it to all of us. Come out country simple and prove it' In view of the fact that my articles and statements on Scientology may have influenced young people to associate themselves with the so-called Church of Scientology, I feel an obligation to make my present views on the subject quite clear. 'Some of the techniques are highly valuable and warrant further study ...

Tags: Alaska Mental Health Enabling Act ("Siberia, U.S.A.")Freedom (Scientology magazine)Mayfair (magazine)Security check ("sec check")Suppressive person (SP)William S. Burroughs[needtotag]