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Lawsuit goes after Tom Cruise, church

Title: Lawsuit goes after Tom Cruise, church
Date: Thursday, 31 July 2008
Publisher: Daily News
Main source: nydailynews.com

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Tom Cruise is named in a $250 million federal lawsuit that is using the RICO statute against the Church of Scientology. Ex-Scientologist Peter Letterese, a longtime critic of the church, filed suit in Southern District Court in Florida on July 15 alleging, among other things, that members of the church harassed him after he left. In court papers provided to The News by investigator Paul Barresi, Letterese claims a member of the church phoned his lawyer at home, and when the ... [Read the rest at nydailynews.com]