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Nov 10, 2009 Scientology foe’s arrest raises issue of rights // Authorities feared his opposition crossed line, threatened violence — Las Vegas Sun
Las Vegas Sun
The arrest of a member of an anti-Scientology group on terrorism-related charges last month thrust Las Vegas into the forefront of a worldwide dispute between the group and the celebrity-laden church. Metro SWAT officers and counterterrorism detectives stormed the southwest Las Vegas Valley home of Colby Schoolcraft in the middle of the night Oct. 15 and seized a cache of weapons and ammunition, including an AK-47 assault rifle. Authorities say they believed acts of violence were about to be committed against ...
Oct 30, 2009 Protester sues Church of Scientology / College student says peaceful protest intent led to arrest — WSMV (Nashville, Tennessee) More: Youtube
WSMV (Nashville, Tennessee)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A college student is suing the Nashville Church of Scientology, a security company and three off-duty Spring Hill police officers for $6 million. Thomas Parker said he was knocked to the ground, handcuffed and arrested, for nothing more than attempting to peacefully protest. The Church of Scientology's grand opening turned into a grand mess when hired security arrested protesters. It would have been a he-said, she-said – except that it was all caught on tape. Parker was on ...
Mar 11, 2009 Special investigation: High-ranking Scientology official explains 'Anonymous' booklet, videotaped arrest [Part 4] — KESQ Channel 3 (CA)
KESQ Channel 3 (CA)
By Nathan Baca News Channel 3 PART FOUR In the shadow of the conflict between Scientology and "Anonymous," we go inside Scientology's Hollywood complex for the first part of an exclusive one-on-one interview with one of the church's top leaders, Tommy Davis. Davis serves as the Church's spokesman. During the visit, we showed him video shot by members of "Anonymous" as they were being accosted and arrested by guards hired by the Church at the Scientology grounds in Hemet. Davis contends ...
Feb 24, 2009 Two protesters arrested, cited outside Church of Scientology compound — Press-Enterprise (Riverside, California)
Jan 24, 2009 Arrests over Travolta extortion plot — The Independent (UK)
Jun 17, 2008 Scientology protester faces court over 'ambiguous' sign — Evening News (Edinburgh)
Evening News (Edinburgh)
A PROTESTER has been charged with breach of the peace after carrying an "ambiguous" sign during a rally against the Church of Scientology. The 57-year-old was arrested after taking part in a protest at Hunter Square, near the controversial church's Scottish base on South Bridge. The protest was organised by campaign group Anonymous, which has been fighting for the right to describe the church as a cult. The protester who was arrested was wearing a Mexican wrestler's mask and carrying signs ...
Jan 21, 2008 French Scientologists arrested in Italy — Javno
Dec 12, 2007 Jailer’s truck stolen, suspect arrested in Oklahoma — Batesville Daily Guard
Feb 5, 2007 'Tom Cruise' missile jokester arrested — CNET
Jul 13, 2006 Man arrested after dispute with moviemaker — Clearwater Citizen
Jul 11, 2006 Scientologist arrested after altercation with filmmaker — St. Petersburg Times (Florida)
Jacob H. Fries
St. Petersburg Times (Florida)
The man took exception to being filmed as part of a documentary for a public-access TV station. CLEARWATER — A longtime member of the Church of Scientology was arrested Saturday after he scuffled with an amateur filmmaker who was videotaping on a downtown sidewalk next to a sign reading "Cult Watch," police and a witness said. Michael Fitzgerald, 52, a self-employed carpenter, was booked into the Pinellas County Jail on a misdemeanor battery charge and released after posting $250 bail. Fitzgerald ...
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