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Church of Scientology plans Illinois headquarters on Printer's Row

Title: Church of Scientology plans Illinois headquarters on Printer's Row
Date: Sunday, 29 November 2009
Publisher: Chicago Tribune
Author: Manya A. Brachear
Main source: chicagotribune.com

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Convicted of fraud in France, impugned by former celebrity members and accused of coercing estranged practitioners to stay against their will, the Church of Scientology has encountered a fair share of bad publicity in recent months. But in Chicago, the religious movement founded by the late science fiction writer L. Ron Hubbard appears to be flourishing. Signaling that success are plans for a new seven-story Illinois church headquarters slated to open next year in Chicago's historic Printer's Row. The restoration of ... [Read the rest at chicagotribune.com]