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Church of Scientology: Boy faces court for 'cult not religion' placard

Title: Church of Scientology: Boy faces court for 'cult not religion' placard
Date: Wednesday, 21 May 2008
Publisher: The Telegraph (UK)
Author: John Bingham
Main source: telegraph.co.uk

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A teenage boy is facing a possible criminal prosecution for holding a sign describing the Church of Scientology as a "cult", police said on Tuesday. The boy, who is described only as a minor, was taking part in a demonstration outside the church's central London headquarters on May 10 when City of London Police officers ordered him to remove the placard. It read: "Scientology is not a religion, it is a dangerous cult." When he refused, he was issued with a ... [Read the rest at telegraph.co.uk]