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Resource ID: #24442
Subject: Religion
Source: Times (St. Petersburg, Fla.)
Date: 06/21/2009; 06/22/2009; 06/23/2009; 08/02/2009; 11/01/2009; 11/02/2009; 11/03/2009; 11/15/2009; 12/31/2009



"The story provides an unprecedented view of life inside the Church of Scientology as told by former church staffers". Their accounts state how management promoted a culture of violence and abuse. Further, if someone ran away from the Church they were interrogated to keep them quiet about the inner troubles. But in late 2009, many parishioners began to speak out about the management's behavior.

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