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Wikipedia bans Church of Scientology // Wikioperating Thetan Level Zero

Title: Wikipedia bans Church of Scientology // Wikioperating Thetan Level Zero
Date: Friday, 29 May 2009
Publisher: The Register (UK)
Author: Cade Metz
Main source: theregister.co.uk

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In an unprecedented effort to crack down on self-serving edits, the Wikipedia supreme court has banned contributions from all IP addresses owned or operated by the Church of Scientology and its associates. Closing out the longest-running court case in Wikiland history, the site’s Arbitration Committee voted 10 to 0 (with one abstention) in favor of the move, which takes effect immediately. The eighth most popular site on the web, Wikipedia bills itself as "the free encyclopedia anyone can edit." Administrators frequently ... [Read the rest at theregister.co.uk]