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Resource ID: #14968
Subject: Science
Source: Boston Herald
Date: 03/01/98-03/05/98



This five-part series from the Boston Herald describes allegedly fraudulent and deceptive conduct by Scientologists in public and private schools in Massachusetts. Church members failed to identify their group, Narconon, as part of CHurch of Scientology while soliciting and accepting money from school boards and companies in payment for anti-drug lectures in schools. They pressured unusual methods of detoxification, pressured students to serve the church, pressured vulnerable accident victims with promises of healing; recruited black-community groups without disclosing all information; tax money wrongfullt used; intimidation

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