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Scientologists charged with fraud in France: source

Title: Scientologists charged with fraud in France: source
Date: Monday, 8 September 2008
Publisher: Reuters
Main source: reuters.com

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PARIS (Reuters) - A French judge has ordered two branches of the Church of Scientology and seven of its leaders to stand trial for fraud, a judicial source said on Monday. The case is the latest in a series of legal battles that have pitted the French judicial system against the Scientologists, who are viewed by the authorities as a sect. The latest suit centers on a complaint made in 1998 by a woman who said she was enrolled into the ... [Read the rest at reuters.com]