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Authorities shut down Tennessee Scientology

Discussion in 'Legal and Government Actions Involving Scientology' started by Rmack, May 7, 2017.

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  1. Rmack

    Rmack Van Allen Belt Sunbather

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    Everybody must read that link. Huge.


     
  3. Rmack

    Rmack Van Allen Belt Sunbather

    What's with the unknown medications, though? Probably vitamins, right?

    Or has the cult gotten more sinister?
     
  4. Free to shine

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    Scientology 101:

    From the article
     
  7. JustSheila

    JustSheila Crusader

    Tennessee may not know much about Scientology, but folks are surprisingly aware of the dangers of abuse of individuals by cults than many other areas of the country. There was "The Gathering", "The Twelve Tribes", "the Congregation for the Light" (out of Atlanta) and the KKK, to name a few. Others that are a bit more mainstream but whose ex-members deal with therapy regularly include FLDS and JW.

    So one abused eyewitness willing to come forward was enough to investigate, and the evidence substantiated the claim, so they had every reason to come down hard on it as a destructive cultic group and they did. :clap: :clap: :clap:

    Something about the Tennessee hills seems to make culties think they can hide and get away with anything. Nobody is that invisible here, or more than about 45 minutes from shops and civilization. It's not that isolated anymore. Not like parts of Canada, for example.
     
  8. The_Fixer

    The_Fixer Class Clown

    I seriously doubt the cult could get any more sinister than it already is.
     
  9. dchoiceisalwaysrs

    dchoiceisalwaysrs Gold Meritorious Patron

    Reindeer, Beavers, Polar Bears are very good at getting rid of cults...so no problem about the isolation...uhmm what isolation? Santa Claus delivers direct to the whole world, surely you wouldn't call isolated.

    Isn't Tennessee known for having lots of Hill 10s?:coolwink:
     
  10. Ogsonofgroo

    Ogsonofgroo Crusader

    Wowzers!

    :omg: Nine frikken months held by crazies! :omg:

    Not often I'm at a loss for words but this has made me a bit speechless, let the 'death by a thousand cuts' continue! :cheerleader::cheerleader::cheerleader::cheerleader::cheerleader::cheerleader::cheerleader::cheerleader::cheerleader::cheerleader::cheerleader:

    :thumbsup: