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Sect member testifies in 'cult' lawsuit

Title: Sect member testifies in 'cult' lawsuit
Date: Friday, 22 September 1995
Publisher: Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Author: Steven Goldsmith
Main source: seattlepi.com

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In a lawsuit to stop deprogrammers from trampling on religious sect members' rights, a Bellevue man yesterday told a federal jury that four men "ambushed" him to get him to quit his fundamentalist church. Jason Scott is suing the Cult Awareness Network and the four deprogrammers hired by Scott's mother for unspecified damages. The mother was trying to get Scott — then 18 — to leave the New Life Tabernacle Church, a member of the United Pentecostal Churches. The attempt failed, ... [Read the rest at seattlepi.com]