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Church of Scientology Ordered to Pay 789K (France)

Discussion in 'France and Belgium' started by Jquepublic, Mar 2, 2012.

  1. Jquepublic

    Jquepublic Silver Meritorious Patron

    "The Church of Scientology in France was ordered Thursday by an appeals court to pay nearly $789,000 for unfairly taking money from followers.

    The appeals court, which confirmed a 2009 fraud conviction, also upheld a fine of about $39,000 and a two-year suspended jail sentence for Scientology movement leader Alain Rosenberg and upheld or increased fines, now about $13,000-$39,000, against five other Scientologists, Radio France Internationale reported.

    But the church was not banned from operating in France."


    article here
     
  2. Auditor's Toad

    Auditor's Toad Clear as Mud

    But, those ass clowns are on their way to be banned in France, Germany, Russia, Australia, New Zealand & maybe one day tossed plumb out of the US.

    Planet Earth needs rid of scn once and for all.
     
  3. NoName

    NoName A Girl Has No Name

    nice to know what IAS "donations" are paying for these days.....
     
  4. Thrak

    Thrak Gold Meritorious Patron

    That's a damn shame.
     
  5. solo

    solo Patron with Honors

    Great news, just a pity they didn't take the opportunity to ban them in France.