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Scientologists will 'purify' drug addicts - for £15,000

Title: Scientologists will 'purify' drug addicts - for £15,000
Date: Sunday, 27 March 2005
Publisher: The Observer (London, UK)
Author: Jamie Doward
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It boasts an 80 per cent success rate, the rock star Beck is a fan, and schools are inviting the Narconon centre into the classroom. So why are some people worried? Jamie Doward reports The following clarification was printed in the Observer's For the record column, Sunday April 3 2005 In the article below we state that 'The use of ear [auricular] acupuncture in treating acute drug withdrawal began in Hong Kong in 1972.' We should clarify that in 1972 surgeons ... [Read the rest at]