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Cult accused of intimidation

Title: Cult accused of intimidation
Date: Sunday, 3 April 1994
Publisher: The Sunday Times (UK)
Author: Richard Palmer
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Police are investigating complaints that private investigators employed by the Church of Scientology, the cult created by L. Ron Hubbard, have intimidated witnesses and plaintiffs in forthcoming court cases. The cult, which claims to have 300,000 members in Britain and 8m worldwide, has attempted to undermine its critics after coming under severe financial pressure in this country. It is anxious to protect its funds which are set to be drained further by a series of expensive civil actions brought by former ... [Read the rest at]