Human Trafficking Lawsuits Filed Against the Church of Scientology - 2011-03-12
Long working hours, low pay and lack of education for a minor among charges
Two suits, one against the Church of Scientology and another against their publishing division, Bridge Publications, were filed in California Superior Court on behalf of a nineteen year-old former member of Scientology and Sea Org. Daniel Montalvo was raised in the Church of Scientology. The lawsuit seeks both punitive and compensatory damages.The young man signed a "billion year contract" at the age of six.