Blog: Appeal Trial IV: the Big Walk-out - 2012-02-01
On the sixth day of Paris trial on appeal of Scientology, the court rejected the movement's final bid to exclude the counter-cult group UNADFI from the proceedings. As a result, the defendants and their lawyers walked out, claiming they were being denied a fair trial.
On Thursday November 17, the sixth day of the trial, the Paris appeal court reconvened.
Two days earlier, Scientology's defence team had lost its battle to have France's counter-cult group UNADFI excluded from the proceedings.