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Churchmen urge an end to bans on scientology

Title: Churchmen urge an end to bans on scientology
Date: Saturday, 18 April 1981
Publisher: The Age (Australia)
Author: Louise Carbines
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Officials of three churches have signed a petition calling on the State Government to lift bans on the Church of Scientology. The petition asks the Government to "review the Victorian Psychological Practices Act and remove all prohibitive sections aimed at members of the Church of Scientology purely on religious grounds. It further asks "that in future no legislation be passed which discriminates against any minority because of its beliefs". The petition concludes: "We are, we believe qualified to express opinion on ... [Read the rest at]